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Table 1 Basal diet composition (%) and nutrient profile

From: Thymol modulates the endocannabinoid system and gut chemosensing of weaning pigs

Ingredient (% of dry matter)
 Corn meal 59.25
 Soybean meal, 44% 21.90
 Sweet milk whey 8.00
 Fish meal (Herring 999) 7.00
 Soybean oil 1.98
 Calcium carbonate 0.35
 Vitamin and mineral premix1 0.25
 L-Lysine HCl 0.54
 NaCl 0.16
 L-Threonine 0.24
 DL-Methionine 0.26
 L-Tryptophan 0.08
 Total 100
Calculated nutrient composition
 Digestible Energy2 (kcal/kg feed) 3523
 Net Energy2–3 (kcal/kg feed) 2549
 Dry matter (%) 88.53
 Crude protein (%) 21.00
 Crude fiber (%) 2.64
 Crude fat (%) 5.32
 Calcium (g/kg) 7.00
 Phosphorus – Total (g/kg) 5.60
 Phosphorus – Available (g/kg) 1.45
 Sodium (g/kg) 1.80
  1. 1Content of vitamins and Oligo minerals/kg feed: vit. A: 10,000. UI; vit. D3: 1000UI; vit. E: 100 mg; vit. B1: 3.0 mg; vit. B2: 10.0 mg; vit. B6:5.8 mg; vit. B12: 0.04 mg; Biotin: 0.19 mg; vit. K: 4.8 mg; vit. PP: 35.0 mg; folic acid: 1.4 mg; D-pantothenic acid: 26.1 mg; choline chloride: 120 mg; 49.7 mg Mn from Manganese oxide; 224 mg Fe from Ferrous carbonate; 75.8 mg Cu from Copper sulphate pentahydrate; 139 mg Zn from Zinc oxide; 0.89 mg I from Calcium iodide; 0.64 mg Se from Disodium selenite
  2. 2Aritmetic mean
  3. 3Net Energy was calculated according to the procedure and equation proposed by Noblet and colleagues [48]