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Improve your poultry’s nutritional quality and yield with our research. We’ve seen positive results in all types, from broiler chickens to layers.

Why Should I Feed DDGS to Poultry?

This webinar will include insights from University of Arkansas researcher, Dr. Sam Rochell and will provide webinar attendees with new information on how they can effectively use DDGS in their poultry formulations.

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Wrinkle: Evaluating Energy in Corn Oil

Customers and those nutritionists considering feeding Dakota Gold often contact us and ask about the energy value of Dakota Gold. This highlights that the method we use to determine energy can affect energy estimates and that in order to use energy values which support optimal animal performance, we need to carefully analyze each method. In an effort to provide as much value as possible to our customers, POET Nutrition will continue to focus on these topics to better characterize the nutritional value of Dakota Gold.

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Wrinkle: Open Sesame to Unlock Dakota Gold Treasure

Determining the nutritional value of DDGS can sometimes prove difficult. We can measure value based on dollars per unit of protein or energy or perhaps calculate as a percentage of corn. However, DDGS provides both protein and energy and as a result, when we calculate value based on a single nutrient such as protein, we underestimate DDGS value. Comparing nutritional value to other ingredients using software such as Sesame provides a compromise between these two different approaches.

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Wrinkle: Are All DDGS the Same?

Peer-reviewed research demonstrates DDGS differ based on production process. This information challenges industry perceptions about DDGS quality and suggests that nutritionists and ingredient buyers need to look at each DDGS differently when determining a value.

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