Fat digestion in piglets

The importance of feeding the right fat

When formulating a weaner diet a crude fat percentage of 4-6 % is desired. Adding a fat or oil source is there for crucial. Soy oil is commonly used, which is suitable for a mature pig, when digestion is running smoothly. However the young piglet’s digestive tract is not yet fully up to speed.

A young piglet needs different fat sources which are processed to be digested by the piglet’s immature stomach and gut. Bigolac is containing spay-dried fat which is ensuring an optimal digestion, especially designed for young piglets.

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