Pig Feeding Articles

  • Knowledge Of Buying Animal Feed Pellet Mill

    Now there are many people feed animals like pig, sheep, chicken, rabbit, these animals feed are big demand and big thing, some people buy them feed pellets from a pellet production factory, but some choose to make their own feed pellets for their animals. Then how much do you know when you decide to buy ...

  • Diesel Engine Floating Fish Feed Extruder

    Experienced Fish Feed Machine Manufacturer. Quality Assurance, Wholesale Price. Inquiry Now! For making fish pellets, most of people will pick floating fish feed pellet extruder. As the fish feed pellets floating above the water is effortless to be ate via the fishes. Meanwhile, it can limit the air pollution of the fish feed. The floating fish feed pellets ...

  • Choosing the right feeder for a small group of pigs

    Choosing the right feeding equipment is just as important as providing proper housing for any group of finishing pigs. Over the years, advancements in improving feeding efficiency and waste reduction has led to countless feeder options available to producers. Gone are the days where pigs ...


    By Osborne Industries, Inc.

  • Animal Feed Machine Can Reduce The Cost Of Raising Pigs

    How to reduce the cost of raising pigs? This is a problem that troubles many farmers and even farms. Zhengzhou Fusmar Machinery is a professional animal feed machine manufacturer.   Next, Zhengzhou Fusmar Machinery will make a summary analysis of reducing pig raising costs. 1. Choosing piglets. It ...

  • Housing options for a small group of pigs: a beginner’s guide

    If you’re thinking about raising some pigs of your own, take into consideration one of the most important aspects in raising the animals: their housing. How will you plan on housing your pigs? Several options exist other than the traditional “hog barn” which is most efficiently used with large groups of animals. If you are looking at raising just a few animals, consider these ...


    By Osborne Industries, Inc.

  • Carthage System Upgrades Feeding Technology to Gestal

    High Power Pork LLC., a 6000-head Carthage System sow farm, has recently undergone conversion from a conventional European-style electronic sow feeding system to the Gestal 3G free-access feeding system and is therefore announcing a group-housing retrofit with Jyga Technologies, manufacturer of Gestal. Since its establishment in 2010, the farm has used pen housing. The original open pen system ...


    By Jyga Technologies

  • Effect of a lipid-based low pKa anti-pathogenic product (R2) on mitigating PRRSV in feed evaluated by quantitative RT-PCR and pig bioassay

    Introduction In recent years, contaminated feed has been confirmed as a vehicle for transmission of porcine epidemic diarrhea virus (PEDV). It was also demonstrated that a number of additional viruses, such as Seneca Valley virus, feline calicivirus, bovine herpesvirus-1, porcine sapelovirus, and porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome virus (PRRSV), could maintain infectivity in ...


    By Feed Energy Company

  • 4 Common Livestock Stressors (and Solutions!)

    Stress occurs when animals are in situations that release their emergency signals for survival, which can be either physiological, behavioral, or physical elements – these situations are called stressors. Although stressed animals may be able to tolerate these for a short period, long-term or multiple stressors can be detrimental. Studies have shown that the effects of long-term ...


    By Osborne Industries, Inc.

  • Why Choose Feed Pellets For Your Poultry

    Zhengzhou Fusmar Machinery is a professional feed pellet mill manufacturer, this article will introduce why choose feed pellets for poultry in detail. Why Choose Feed Pellets Different types of feed have different feeding effects. In general, the feeding effect of pellet feed is better than that of dry powder, because the pellet feed is ripened and ...

  • The KAHL Crown Expander - a Way out of the Feed Structure Dilemma

    Introduction: For some time now, more and more have turned away worldwide, particularly in Germany, from the hitherto customary fine grinding of pig and poultry feed. For a time, fine grinding was seen as key to achieve high feed conversion rates and good pellet quality with low fines. But today, it is recognised more and more that the vulnerability of our livestock is growing with the ...


    By Amandus Kahl GmbH & Co. KG

  • France: DryExactpro dry feeding system for 1,600 weaners - Case Study

    Big Dutchman pig equipment and feeding systems are used on pig farms in more than 100 countries on all five continents. Naturally, this includes the "End of the Earth", and for good reason: French department no. 29, Finistère, derives its name from the Latin "Finis Terrae" and is the westernmost corner of Brittany, i.e. right where France drops into the Atlantic Ocean. It has much ...


    By Big Dutchman

  • Prospering pig farmer in Catalonia very happy with liquid feeding system - Case Study

    Catalonia, one of the autonomous communities of Spain in the north-east of the country, has much to offer. Its beautiful beaches and the capital Barcelona are visited by many tourists every year. What most of them do not know: The Catalans are very successful pig producers. This is not only proven by the many farms breeding the Iberian pig in the region around the city of Lleida. A large ...


    By Big Dutchman

  • Electronic sow feeding system

    In 2013, the company Börde Porc GmbH & Co. KG set up a modern sow management farm in one of the most fertile plains of Germany, the so-called "Magdeburg Börde". The new houses provide space for around 2,400 productive sows and 600 gilts. Once again, Big Dutchman was allowed to prove its capability by providing the required sow equipment.  To date, Börde Porc's location ...


    By Big Dutchman

  • African Swine Fever devastates swine herds across Europe

    How to protect yourself from the dangers of African Swine Fever. ...

  • Antibiotics and the Livestock Industry

    The Earth’s population has more than quadrupled in the last 150 years, which has led to dramatic changes in the livestock industry because farmers had to increase the density of animals in order to meet demand. As a result of the increased proximity of animals to one another, disease became a huge problem. Subsequently, antibiotics began being commonly used on livestock farms. Originally, ...


    By NW Solutions

  • Connections: Not So Tidy Change

    Change is only tidy in hindsight. In the process, it is one big confusing mess. The straight lines and the clear trends that you read about in history books don’t convey the feeling of chaos at the time. Take the changes now occurring with organics as an example. It seems clear that at some point in the not very distant future it will be recognized that every ton of organics we have must be ...


    By BioCycle Magazine

  • Producer of pet and livestock vitamins and minerals relies on rotary batch mixers

    ADM Alliance Nutrition, Inc. is a leading manufacturer and distributor of vitamin and trace mineral pre-mixes, ingredients and food additives used in manufacturing pet food products. In addition, about 10 per cent of the company's output is mixes for bovine and swine feed. "We run about 1100 pre-mixes from 400 different powdered ingredients largely for pet food producers," notes Alliance ...

  • Diesel Flat Die Feed Pellet Machine

    Diesel Feed Pellet Machine Introduction Pellet machine is frequently driven by diesel engine or electric motor.Diesel feed pellet mill is energy saving pellet machine for making feedstuff for animals such as feed for rabbits, fish, chicken, pigs, sheep, cattle, etc.A variety of raw materials like all grains such as corn, broomcorn, barley and wheat,etc.can be processed into feed pellets.Feed ...


    By Allance Pellet Machinery

  • China’s Rising Soybean Consumption Reshaping Western Agriculture

    Global demand for soybeans has soared in recent decades, with China leading the race. Nearly 60 percent of all soybeans entering international trade today go to China, making it far and away the world’s largest importer. The soybean was domesticated some 3,000 years ago by farmers in eastern China. But it wasn’t until well after World War II that the crop gained agricultural ...


    By Earth Policy Institute

  • WSM delivers hog fuel system

    West Salem Machinery has completed delivery of a complete hog fuel screening and hogging system to a major paper manufacturer. The system was fully engineered and manufactured by WSM, including conveyors, magnetics, WSM 48-9 disc screen, WSM 4048BP wood/bark hog with pivot case, and support structures with access platforms. The heavy-duty disc screen provides pre-screening of bark and wood waste, ...

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