Pet Food Ingredients
on October 9, 2018

Crude fiber guarantees: Are they on their way out?

Crude fiber has been part of pet food labels for a long time. Whether it still has a place in today’s modern labels is currently up for debate.

A maximum percentage guarantee for crude fiber has been an integral part of the animal feed label for perhaps the past 100 years. A quantitative declaration of this historically "non-nutritive" component of a feed was deemed necessary to help the purchaser assess the feed's quality and value. However, for at…

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