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Formulate swine diets beyond ROI

Using best-cost formulations instead of least-cost diets can include many factors beyond pig growth and feed efficiency.

Discussing nutrition from a risk management perspective, University of Kentucky professor of swine nutrition and management Dr. Merlin Lindemann encouraged researchers to look beyond return on investment (ROI) based on feed efficiency because that measure often results in "too narrow of a perspective."

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