Optimum Vitamin Nutrition for More Sustainable Swine Farming contains concise, up-to-date information on vitamin nutrition for swine.
Food production, particularly animal protein production, is changing. While productivity, efficiency and food quality continue to be of vital importance, there is increasing pressure on producers to prioritize sustainability and animal health and welfare as well minimize food waste.
Optimizing vitamin nutrition can help make animal production more sustainable by optimizing animal health and welfare and animal performance and food quality, while reducing food waste.
Optimum Vitamin Nutrition for More Sustainable Swine Farming, which follows the authoritative Optimum Vitamin Nutrition in the Production of Quality Animal Foods (5m Books, 2013), is a reference for research and extension specialists who need the most current, research-based information on vitamins in swine. This book is the second in a series of books covering Optimum Vitamin Nutrition in poultry, swine, ruminants and aquaculture.
- Optimum Vitamin Nutrition for More Sustainable Poultry Farming
- Optimum Vitamin Nutrition for More Sustainable Ruminant Farming
- Optimum Vitamin Nutrition for More Sustainable Aquaculture
Edgar Oviedo-Rondon is Professor of Broiler Nutrition and Management at North Carolina State University.
Clemente López-Bote isProfessor at the Department of Animal Production of the Complutense University of Madrid.
Gilberto Litta is Global Science Lead Vitamins at dsm-firmenich.
José-María Hernández is Global Marketing Manager Vitamins at dsm-firmenich.
- Chapter 1 Contribution of vitamin nutrition to a more sustainable farming
- Chapter 2 A brief history of vitamins
- Chapter 3 Introduction to vitamins
- Chapter 4 Vitamin description
- Chapter 5 Optimum vitamin nutrition for swine