Temporal changes in biochemical indices of sulfur amino acid (SAA) metabolism in the folate deficient piglet. Z. Zhang* and J. D. House, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, MB, Canada.
Effects of diet conditioning (steam at low and high temperatures, expanding, and extruding) prior to pelleting on growth performance in nursery pigs. K. K. Lundblad*1,2, S. Issa2, J.D. Hancock2, M. Sørensen3,4, K. C. Behnke2, E. Prestløkken1, L. J. McKinney2, and S. Alavi2, 1Felleskjøpet Fôrutvikling, Trondheim, Norway, 2Kansas State University, Manhattan, University of Life Sciences, Aas, Norway, 4AKVAFORSK, Aas, Norway.
Effects of diet conditioning (steam at low and high temperatures, expanding, and extruding) prior to pelleting on growth performance in broiler chicks. K. K. Lundblad*1,2, S. Issa2, J. D. Hancock2, M. Sørensen3,4, K. C. Behnke2, E. Prestløkken1, L. J. McKinney2, and S. Alavi2, 1Felleskjøpet Fôrutvikling, Trondheim, Norway, 2Kansas State University, Manhattan, University of Life Sciences, Aas, Norway, 4AKVAFORSK, Aas, Norway.
Effects of feed form and fiber inclusion in the diet on nutrient utilization in twenty one–day–old broilers. E. Jiménez- Moreno1, J. M. González-Alvarado1,2, A. de Coca-Sinova1, R. Lázaro1, and G. G. Mateos*1, 1Universidad Politécnica de Madrid, Spain, 2Universidad Autónoma de Tlaxcala, México.
Effects of inclusion of several fiber sources on digesta pH of broilers. E. Jiménez-Moreno*1, J. M. González-Alvarado1,2, A. González-Serrano1, R. Lázaro1, and G. G. Mateos1, 1Universidad Politécnica de Madrid, Spain, 2Universidad Autónoma de Tlaxcala, México.
General Topics Chair: Robert Payne, Degussa AG 212
Adhesion ability of probiotic lactobacillus strains and their effect on piglet performance. S. Qiao*, X. Li, and H. Yu, National Key Lab of Animal Nutrition, China Agricultural University, Beijing, China.
Supplementing rice protein concentrate to a milk-based diet enhances growth performance in weaned pigs. Z. P. Hou1, Y. L. Yin*1,2, R. L. Huang1, T. J. Li1, P. Zhang1, X. Wu1, and G. Y. Wu1,3, 1Key Laboratory of Subtropical Agro-ecology, Institute of Subtropical Agriculture, The Chinese Academy of Sciences, Changsha, Hunan, China, 2Nanchang University,
Nanchang, Jiangxi, China, 3Texas A&M University, College Station.
Effects of different carbohydrates on the growth performance of weaned pigs. X. G. He*1,2
, H. J. Xu1,2, X. F. Kong1,2
Y. Chu2, R. L. Huang2, Z. Y. Deng1, S. W. Kim3,4, G. Y. Wu1,4, and Y. L. Yin1,4, 1Nanchang University, Nanchang, Jiangxi, China, 2Institute of Subtropical Agriculture, The Chinese Academy of Sciences, Hunan, Changsha, China, 3Texas Tech University, Lubbock, 4Texas A&M University, College Station.
Pediococcus pentosaceus FBB61 reduces oxidative damage by ochratoxin A in rats. A. Piva1, V. Pizzamiglio*1, E. Grilli1, M. R. Messina1, P. P. Gatta1, G. Casadei2, M. Bognanno3, and F. Galvano3, 1DIMORFIPA, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy, 2Northeastern University, Boston, MA, 3STAFA Dept., Mediterranean University of Reggio Calabria, Reggio Calabria, Italy.
Apparent ileal digestibility of nitrogen, amino acids and energy of soybean meals from different origins in twenty one-day- old broilers. A. Coca-Sinova, D. G. Valencia, E. Jiménez-Moreno, J. M. González-Alvarado, R. Lázaro, and G. G. Mateos*, Universidad Politécnica de Madrid, Spain.
Fecal near-infrared reflectance spectroscopy (NIRS) calibrations for predicting intake of donkeys. N. Kidane*, J. Stuth, and D. Tolleson, Texas A&M University, College Station.
SYMPOSIUM Nonruminant Nutrition Natural Phytobiotics for Health of Young Animals: Applications and Mechanisms Chair: Sung Woo Kim, Texas Tech University Sponsor: Biomin USA 213
Introduction. S. W. Kim, Texas Tech University, Lubbock.
Natural phytobiotics for health of young piglets and poultry: Mechanisms and application. W. Windisch*1 and A. Kroismayr2, 1University of Natural Ressources and Applied Life Sciences, Vienna, Austria, 2BIOMIN GmbH,
T h e u s e o f b i o a c t i v e h e r b a l s a c c h a r i d e s i n C h i n a . X . P i a o * 1 , S . Y u a n 1 , S . W . K i m 2 , D . L i 1 , a n d D . O u 1 , 1 C h i n a A g r i c u l t u r e
University, Beijing, China, 2Texas Tech University, Lubbock.
Effect of a phytogenic feed additive on reproduction performance of sows. A. Kroismayr*1,4
, C. Hsun2, M. Racousier3, and