5 Ways to Maintain Appetite

A good appetite is a sign of a healthy animal, but can sometimes be hard to maintain, especially in the summer months. Here are 5 quick tips for promoting a steady appetite in your livestock. Clean Water: Water is one of the most important nutrients for your livestock and often one of the most overlooked. […]

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Keeping Your Sows Healthy with Amaferm

By Jason Lackey, Sure Champ Swine Specialist In any livestock production business, the ultimate goal is for our females to produce progeny that are high quality, efficient, and will help contribute to the bottom line. Although much time is spent evaluating the genetic merit of these females and what their impact will be from that […]

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With So Many Options…How do You Boost?

Liquid Boost is quite possibly the most versatile product we’ve ever produced, as it is easy to administer for any situation. With all the same great benefits as the original Vita Charge® line, its liquid make up makes it a perfect show product for all species and also great in pig nurseries or show barns […]

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Lactation vs Gestation Feeds for Sows

by Jason Lackey, Lackey Livestock As we begin putting sows in crates, every producer is always hopeful for the same thing —  a big, healthy litter. During this time, many will inquire about the differences in nutrition and if it is necessary or important to switch sow feed from a gestation to lactation ration when those […]

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The Benefits of Using a Medicator with Liquid Boost

By Jason Lackey, Lackey Livestock Without question, one of the most commonly asked questions I receive throughout the year is, “What medication(s) can I give to prevent my pigs from getting sick?” Obviously, there is protocol upon arrival that can aide in a healthier project throughout the feeding phase. However, since I’ve begun recommending my feeders […]

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