The best animal nutrition
Sorghum is an excellent source of nutrition when added to diets for many animals. The grain has similar properties to corn with higher protein and energy value. It can be used in most of the animal livestock sectors. Sorghum is successfully utilized in the beef, swine, dairy and poultry industries, as well as an ingredient in pet food. Due to its high nutritional value, starch content, and good tolerance to mycotoxins, sorghum can offer a safeguard for animal nutrition. Additionally, to its nutritional benefits it is also attractive to growers when looking to decrease cropping input cost, since it has lower growing cost per ton, lower ration prices can be achieved when fed to bovine, pigs, poultry, fish, and birds.Sorghum is an excellent complementary source of energy that can improve the overall profitability of protein production industry. As per Ruminants, sorghum can be used as an interesting ingredient, with vitreous endosperm with slow degradation of starch in the rumen and reduced risk of acidosis, it can be formulated as energy pellets to help increase animal performance.
Profit (low water and agricultural inputs crop). Sorghum use almost 50% less water than other grain crops.
Grain sorghum can be utilized for energy as concentrates to increase performance in balanced rations. The sorghum forages are excellent for grazing,silage and hay.
The digestible energy of sorghum is relatively high. That is why even unprocessed sorghum grain is very suitable for feeding pigs and can be used in ratio up to 30%.
Sorghum can replace corn as an excellent healthy ingredient for Pet foods with high nutrition while remaining gluten free