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Animal Sciences and Industry

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Economics in nutrition

Feed cost accounts for up to 75% of swine production cost. Understanding the economics involving a nutritional program for swine, such as feed cost, feed cost per unit of gain, and income over feed cost is of utmost importance to improve profitability.