Formulating poultry diets without feed phosphates

Formulating poultry diets without feed phosphates

It may be possible to forgo supplementing feed with phosphates and only rely on naturally occurring phosphorus in raw materials. (chayakorn | AdobeStock.com)

Can we rely only on naturally occurring phosphorus in raw materials?

Feed phosphates have tripled in price in the recent months as a consequence of several factors, including the war in Ukraine, shortage in fertilizers, COVID pandemic logistic bottlenecks and rampaging inflation. One solution is to forget about supplementing feeds with phosphates, while relying on naturally occurring phosphorus in raw materials. But is this possible?

Read the full article at: July/August 2022 | Feed Strategy