Fiber effects in nutrition and gut health in pigs

Abstract

Dietary fiber is associated with impaired nutrient utilization and reduced net energy values. However, fiber has to be included in the diet to maintain normal physiological functions in the digestive tract. Moreover, the negative impact of dietary fiber will be determined by the fiber properties and may differ considerably between fiber sources. Various… (More)
DOI: 10.1186/2049-1891-5-15

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@inproceedings{Lindberg2013FiberEI, title={Fiber effects in nutrition and gut health in pigs}, author={Jan Erik Lindberg}, booktitle={Journal of Animal Science and Biotechnology}, year={2013} }