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Cheryl Anderson DTN Staff Reporter
Tue Jul 21, 2015 09:19 AM CDT

Iowa State University professor John Patience earned an award for his research on fiber and gut functionality in pigs, especially in high fiber ingredients such as dried distillers grains, according to an article by Feed Navigator (http://bit.ly/…).

The American Feed Industry Association and the Federation of Animal Science Societies awarded Patience the New Frontiers in Animal Nutrition Award earlier this month for his contributions to nutritional research for animals.

Patience has been dedicated to understanding the structure of a pig's gut and how that may affect/be affected by a pig's diet, digestion and immune system. More recently, he ...

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