Rapeseed meal could replace soya meal in finisher pig diets

Rapeseed meal could replace soya meal in finisher pig diets

Take-home messages

  • Rapeseed meal could entirely replace soya bean meal in finisher pig diets
  • Proportions of rapeseed meal in a diet could be lifted to 25% without it impacting on an animal’s performance
  • Could be an opportunity for feed suppliers to revise formulations and reduce dependence on imported soya

Rapeseed meal could replace soya bean meal as a cheaper and more sustainable alternative source of protein in finisher pig diets.