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In mink production, the animals used for breeding need to slim down in the autumn to give them a suitable body condition for the start of the breeding season. Photo: Janne Hansen

2012.10.02 | Mink

Slimming strategies for mink tested

For mink farmers it is a challenge to keep their animals slim for the breeding season without having to resort to tough diets over the winter. Scientists from Aarhus University have been looking at different feeding strategies.