Encouraging piglets to eat more creep feed

A. Middelkoop

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Abstract

Consuming creep feed can help piglets to successfully bridge the gap from milk to solid feedat weaning. However, some piglets eat more creep feed than others. Is it possible to learn fromthat behaviour? And can creep feed consumption be encouraged by appealing to their desire toexplore? Researchers at Wageningen University and Research in the Netherlands put this to thetest.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)28-29
JournalPig Progress
Publication statusPublished - 27 Jul 2020

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