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Table 1 Ingredients and nutrient compositions of basal diet, air dry basis,%

From: Effects of benzoic acid (VevoVitall®) on the performance and jejunal digestive physiology in young pigs

Ingredients,%   Calculated Composition,% Analyzed Composition,%  
Maize 57.88 DE,MJ/kg 14.37 Control diet  
Dehulled soybean meal 22.00 Available phosphorus 0.41 Crude protein 18.32
Fish meal 5.00 Arg 1.20 Calcium 0.86
Soybean oil 1.50 Cys 0.32 Total phosphorus 0.62
Whey powder 6.00 His 0.49 Ether extract 0.73
Sugar 2.00 Ile 0.80 Gross energy,kcal/g 4.17
Glucose 3.00 Leu 1.65 Benzoic acid,mg/kg 0
L-Lys-HCl,78 % 0.24 Lys 1.31 Benzoic acid diet  
DL-Met,99 % 0.10 Met 0.45 Crude protein 18.36
Trp,98 % 0.02 Met + Cys 0.77 Calcium 0.83
Thr,98.5 % 0.07 Phe 0.91 Total phosphorus 0.59
Choline Chloride 0.10 Thr 0.84 Ether extract 0.72
Calcium carbonat 0.90 Trp 0.25 Gross energy,kcal/g 4.19
Dicalcium phosphate 0.40 Na 0.24 Benzoic acid,mg/kg 5036
Nacl 0.15     
Vitamin Complexa 0.04     
Mineral Complexb 0.30     
Phytase 0.10     
  1. aThe premix provides following per kg diet: Vitamin A 6000 IU; Vitamin D3 400 IUg; Vitamin E 10 IU; Vitamin K3 3 mg; Vitamin B1 3 mg; Vitamin B2 6 mg; Vitamin B6 3 mg; Vitamin B12 24 μg; folic acid 1.2 mg; nicotinic acid 14 mg; biotin 150 mg; D-pantothenic acid 15 mg
  2. bThe premix provides following per kg diet: Fe (as ferrous sulfate) 100 mg, Cu (as copper sulfate) 6 mg, Mn 40 mg, Zn (as zinc sulfate) 80 mg, I 0.3 mg, Se 0.3 mg