Total Feed Efficiency improves 0.8% per year
Over the last 6 years Total Feed Efficiency improved by an average of 0.8% per year. This means every year, 80 gram less feed is used per kg produced pork. The changes and improvements made in the Topigs Norsvin breeding program on Total Feed Efficiency show their effect in the market.
This data is based on a benchmark of farms in the Netherlands were Topigs Norsvin is market leader. The Dutch pig sector is known for its well-managed and high-performing farms. Available data offered us the opportunity calculate the TFE of the Dutch pig sector over the last 14 years.