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R. Dean Boyd, PhD

Animal Nutrition Research

“It is a pleasure to be involved in bringing research to light that exposes the remarkable health and growth-promoting aspects of soybean meal. I spent 20 years of my career helping to enlarge the amino acid library to reduce diet cost, only to learn that extreme SBM displacement with these and competing proteins harm summer carcass weight and impairs growth during winter, when barns are closed. Once again, I learned how low feed invoice price silently robs profit.”