The Effect of a Mycotoxin Deactivation Product on Growth of Juvenile Rainbow Trout Fed Distillers Dried Grains Sealey, Wendy Hooley, Christopher Rosentrater, Kurt Rosentrater, Kurt Gaylord, T. Gibson Barrows, Frederic
dc.contributor.department Agricultural and Biosystems Engineering 2018-02-18T09:37:26.000 2020-06-29T22:42:47Z 2020-06-29T22:42:47Z 2015-01-01
dc.description.abstract <p>Distillers dried grains (DDG) with solubles (DDGS) is a product that has shown potential as a protein source for some fish species, but high inclusion rates of DDGS have not always been successfully achieved for Rainbow Trout <em>Oncorhynchus mykiss</em>. Our objective was to determine whether inclusion of a mycotoxin deactivation product (Biofix Plus) could improve the ability of high-protein DDG (HPDDG) to replace a portion of the fish meal in diets for Rainbow Trout. The 2 × 2 factorial feeding trial examined protein source (menhaden fish meal [MFM] or HPDDG) with or without Biofix Plus. A control diet (42% digestible protein, 20% crude lipid, 25% MFM) was compared to a test diet in which HPDDG replaced 12% of the total MFM on a digestible-protein basis (24% HPDDG inclusion). Diets were fed to juvenile Rainbow Trout (initial weight: mean ± SE = 30.5 ± 1.6 g) in four replicate tanks per treatment for 9 weeks in a 15°C recirculating system. At the conclusion of the feeding trial, we observed no negative effects of fish meal replacement on growth or feed conversion ratio; no benefit of Biofix Plus supplementation was observed. These data indicate that when Rainbow Trout diets containing a high-quality DDGS product are balanced for digestible protein, lysine, methionine, and threonine, dietary fish meal levels can be successfully reduced to 13% without compromising growth and without the need for mycotoxin deactivator inclusion.</p>
dc.description.comments <p>This article is from <em>North American Journal of Aquaculture</em> 77 (2015): 429–436, doi:<a href="">10.1080/15222055.2015.1029175</a>.</p>
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dc.subject.disciplines Agriculture
dc.subject.disciplines Aquaculture and Fisheries
dc.subject.disciplines Bioresource and Agricultural Engineering
dc.title The Effect of a Mycotoxin Deactivation Product on Growth of Juvenile Rainbow Trout Fed Distillers Dried Grains
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