Digestible and metabolizable energy in soybean meal sourced from different countries and fed to pigs

Vanessa Lagos, a Ph. D. candidate in the Stein Monogastric Nutrition Lab, discusses the results of her study that compared the digestible and metabolizable energy content of 23 sources of soybean meal from Argentina, Brazil, China, India, and the United States. Adapted from a presentation at the 6th EAAP International Symposium on Energy and Protein Metabolism and Nutrition, September 9–12, 2019 in Belo Horizonte, MG, Brazil.