Autumn 2011

INSIDE THIS ISSUE
1 General News
 Courses
 A Laboratory System
 Salmonella control in feed milling
 The use of electrolytes for poultry
3 Protein levels in pullet rearing diets.
The cost of cutting costs.
 Remove Access
 Poultry Veterinarians
 Organic Food
 Strain Differences
 Oyster Mushrooms
 Poultry Production in Africa and Oceania
 Mixer Test
 Feed form and Broilers
6 Dietary Amino Acid Levels for the Cobb 500
As the fuel price continues to climb, the cost of most of the inputs that we
use in animal agriculture will increase as well. I suspect that we will see the
demand for animal products decline in communities where there is less
disposable income, as people still have to use fuel to get to work – no matter
what. I am afraid that things do not look exciting for pig and poultry
producers in the short term.

Contact: rick@spesfeed.co.za / +27 31 766 0016.