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Table 1 Gestating and lactating sow diet compositions and calculated net energy, crude protein and total lysine content

From: Unusual acute neonatal mortality and sow agalactia linked with ergot alkaloid contamination of feed

  Gestating diet Lactating diet
Wheat 15.5% 48.51%
Barley 65.08% 25.99%
Soy 10.64% 12.51%
Extruded linseed 5.17% 4.81%
Minerals and vitamins 3.62% 4.33%
Bran 0% 3.85%
Net Energy (MJ) 9.6 9.7
Crude Protein (%) 14.2 15.0
Total Lysine (%) 0.64 0.66