Feed Preservatives

The microbiological quality of the feed is a factor of great importance in animal production because of its impact on productivity and health status of the animals. Risk factors may cause contamination: pressure, temperature, humidity, oxygen, and light Major concerns : Clostridium perfringens, Salmonella spp., E. coli and fungal genera like Aspergillus, Penicillium, and Fusarium…

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The Truth About Chicken Weight Gain: No Hormones Here

There is a widespread misconception that chickens today are heavier due to hormone injections. Let’s clarify: It’s a myth! The remarkable transformation in chicken size is actually the result of meticulous genetic selection and breeding practises. Genetic Selection: Farmers have been selectively breeding chickens for generations, favouring those with desirable traits like larger size, faster…

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Improving feed efficiency with the use of enzymes – Nader Rangsaz

The Constant increase in the price of feed ingredients is a major constraint in most developing countries, as a result, cheap and non-conventional feed ingredients are used, which contain a higher percentage of Non-starch polysaccharides (NSPs). Today the poultry industry uses different heat-stable enzymes in pelleted feeds as a solution that degrade crude fiber, starch,…

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Lameness in Poultry in Brooding & Growing phase (Specially Males)?

Now a days Main focus to the incidence of lameness being higher in male birds in the brooding phase.Lameness in adults can be divided into three distinct groups:Infectious arthritis of which Erysipelas and Mycoplasma hyosynoviae are the most common causes.Septic laminitis – bush foot due to bacterial infection.Physical lameness associated with deformed or damaged cartilage…

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Challenges identified in the Poultry Sector in India – Dr. Rajendra Prasad Vemana

In India, some of the main challenges identified in the poultry sector are described below: 1. Nutrient absorption problems in the intestine, resulting in low egg weight, poor internal quality, and deficient egg coloration. 2. Dirty egg problems: usually associated with microbiological challenges originating in the feed and in the animal itself, which denote digestive…

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Life stage-based approach for micronutrients supplementation in dairy animals – Dr. Chandr Shakhar

Livestock sector, in India, is one of the largest sectors in the world and about 20.5 million peopledepend upon livestock for their livelihood in India. Indian Livestock sector provides livelihood toabout 65% of rural people besides providing employment to about 8.8 % of the population. In India,the dairy market reached INR 14899.8 billion in 2022…

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𝗜𝗺𝗽𝗼𝗿𝘁𝗮𝗻𝘁 𝘁𝗲𝗰𝗵𝗻𝗶𝗰𝗮𝗹 𝗽𝗼𝗶𝗻𝘁𝘀 𝘆𝗼𝘂 𝗻𝗲𝗲𝗱 𝘁𝗼 𝗸𝗻𝗼𝘄 𝗮𝗯𝗼𝘂𝘁 𝗽𝗿𝗲𝗺𝗶𝘅𝗲𝘀.

1 – The quality of the nutrients included in the composition of the premix mixture (vitamins, mineral salts, amino acids, food additives, growth enhancers). 2 ️- The strength of the shape of the nutrients involved in the composition of the premix. 3 ️- Stability of the shape of the nutrients involved in the formation of…

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