finishing pig

finishing pig

A pig or hog weighing about 30+ kg, being fed to market weight.
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In the A previous study, we found that dietary different CP levels treatment had no effect on the growth performance in finishing pig, such as final body weight, average daily feed intake and the ration of feed and gain (He et al.
LEUNG (2004) also did not observe significant effects on the daily weight gain, feed conversion and feed intake, with the addition of 2% zeolite in the growing and finishing pig diet.
The finishing pig MP was based on the assumption that the barn was 50% barrows and 50% gilts, which is a close approximation.
Key words: a-tocopherol; b-carotene; meat quality; lipid oxidation; linseed oil; finishing pig
BPEX Pig Technologist Nigel Penlington says the fertiliser value of one finishing pig place over a year is almost pounds 20.
Baconer A class of finishing pig in the United Kingdom; typically in the weight category of 59 to 70 kg (130 to 155 lb).
Table 4 and Table 5 show the influence of RSM supplementation on growth performance in weaning pigs and growing to finishing pig period.
Manhattan, KS: Effects of hard red winter wheat particle size in meal diets on finishing pig growth performance, diet digestibility, and caloric efficiency.