Animal Feed & Nutrition Management

Quality and management of animal feed are always important to a farmer. We help you learn more about livestock/animal feed and its nutrition management so you can be successful.

Nutrition of Rapeseed/Canola meal as an ingredient for livestock feed

Rapeseed or Canola meal

Rapeseed/Canola meal is a byproduct of the production of canola oil and is a valuable source of nutrition for many types of livestock. It is a good source of protein, with a protein content of around 40%. Canola meal is also high in energy and is a good source of amino acids, particularly methionine and …

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Nutrition of Groundnut/Peanut meal as an ingredient for livestock feed

Peanut meal or cake

Groundnut or peanut meal is a byproduct of the production of groundnut oil and is a valuable ingredient in the diets of many types of livestock. Peanut meal is a plant-based protein source for animal feeds. Nutrition of peanut meal The meal is high in protein, with a protein content of around 40-50%, making it …

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Nutrition of Sunflower meal as a feed ingredient for livestock

Sunflower meal or cake

Sunflower meal is a byproduct of the oil extraction process from sunflower seeds. It is high in protein and can be used as a protein supplement in livestock feed. It contains around 40% protein and is considered a high-quality feed ingredient for cattle, pigs, and poultry. Sunflower meal is also a good source of energy, …

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Nutrition of Coconut/Copra meal as a feed ingredient for livestock

Coconut/Copra meal

Coconut meal, also known as coconut copra meal, is a byproduct of coconut oil production. It is high in protein, fat, and fibers, making it a valuable feed ingredient for livestock such as ruminants, pigs, and poultry. Nutrition of copra meal One of the main benefits of coconut meal in livestock feed is its high …

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Cottonseed meal- A good protein source for livestock

Cottonseed meal

Cottonseed meal is a byproduct of cotton production that is often used as a protein-rich feed ingredient for livestock. It is high in protein and energy and can be an effective feed ingredient for cattle, pigs, poultry, goats, sheep, and fish. Other common names Cottonseed meal, cottonseed cake, cottonseed oil meal, expeller cottonseed meal, solvent-extracted …

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Sources of animal-based protein for livestock feeds

Animal protein sources

Animal-based protein sources for making livestock feeds. You know that Protein is an essential part of the diet. It helps to build, repair, and maintain the body’s structures. There are two sources of protein to make animal feeds. Animal protein is an important part of poultry and fish feeds. Sources of animal-based protein for livestock …

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