Mycotoxins in Animal Nutrition

Definition and Types of Mycotoxins Dr. Fausto Solís, Nutrition Services Manager The term “mycotoxin” is derived from “mykes” meaning fungi and “toxicon” meaning poison. Mycotoxins are toxic metabolites of fungi commonly found in cereal grains. There are over 200...

Flushing & Sequencing Ensures Integrity of Feed

Wenger Feeds makes thousands of different feed formulas for poultry and swine. Given the needs and markets of a diverse customer base, we offer a variety of choices including the inclusion of supplements and medications to treat disease. To ensure the integrity and...

Sow Lactation Feed Management in the Summer

It may be hard to believe, but summer is just around the corner. Now is the time to think about ways to minimize the negative effects of hot weather on sow feed intake during lactation. A summer lactation diet can keep nutrient intake up even when feed consumption is...

Benefits of Phase Feeding

The tremendous increase in grain costs over the past few years has increased focus on feed programs. Even small improvements in the feed programs used to produce eggs and meat can lead to substantial savings in feed costs and dramatically improve profitability. Phase...