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Feed crisis pack

The factsheets in this pack discuss a range of ways for making efficiencies and reducing feed waste through the weaner and finisher stages to secure the best net margin you can. Download here

KPI Section

The Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) section on the Market Intelligence area of the BPEX website has been completely revamped and updated. It enables producers to add their own performance figures to compare their units against the average. Click here to visit the KPI section.

Feeding herd calculator
This tool allows producers to estimate the effects of their feed, and other, costs, slaughter weight and sale value on net margins.

Access the calculator here

Action for Productivity
5. Creep feeding – download here
16. Water supply – download here
18. Efficient feed usage – download here

Reduce feed wastage
A simple guide that you can use to walk your system and look at ways of reducing the risk of waste – download here

Knowledge Transfer Bulletins
1. Nutritional terms: Energy – download here
6. Gilt feeding strategies – download here
7. Lactation feeding – download here
9. Feed efficiency – download here
12. Reduce feed waste – download here
13. Alternative feeds for pigs – download here
14. Reduce feed costs – download here

Nutrition of the young breeding pig – download here

Phase feeding
Matching the protein requirements of growing and finishing pigs for lean growth at least cost – download here

Farm Case Studies

9. Improve digestibility of milled feed by up to 10% – download here

25. Cyclone dust collector – download here

Research into Action

Research into Action 1
Phosphorus requirements of pigs – download here
Research into Action 3
How to feed the weaned piglet – download here
Research into Action 8
How to feed the weaned piglet – download here