Effects on performance of growing pigs fed diets containing different levels of dried cashew pulp

  title={Effects on performance of growing pigs fed diets containing different levels of dried cashew pulp},
  author={Emmanuel Okpoti Kofi Oddoye and Jemmy F. Takrama and V. Anchirina and K. Agyente-Badu},
  journal={Tropical Animal Health and Production},
The purpose was to investigate the use of dried cashew pulp (DrCP), the sun-dried residue after juice has been extracted from the cashew apple, as a feed ingredient in growing pig diets. The growth rate, feed intake, feed to gain ratio and cost of gain of grower pigs fed diets containing 0 (0DrCP), 100 (100DrCP), 150 (150DrCP) or 200 (200DrCP) g kg−1 of dried cashew pulp was investigated in a feeding trial set up as a Completely randomized design with 4 treatments replicated 3 times and lasting… CONTINUE READING

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