As Belinda is an experienced animal nutritionist, with approximately 20 years of working with feed-mills and consultants for the Australian pig industry has much experience and insight to what is the ‘norm’ in pig diets. This has lead McIvor Farm to being very particularly to what ingredients are used in making their custom diet for their pigs.
We have had some ‘high-moral’ judgements to NOT include Genetically-Modified Organisms (GMOs), ONLY Australian grain and protein sources, HIGH level of vitamin and minerals to ensure longevity of our breeding animals and NO Antibiotics in feed.
This does make our diet designed on QUALITY, not price!
We also believe in gut-health – and there is some great additives such as acidifiers to help the pigs better utilise they food and pasture we provide them.
I DON’T WANT TO EAT CHEAP, NON-NUTRITIOUS FOOD – SO WHY SHOULD OUR PIGS