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Nutrition

Covering all aspects of the feeds and feeding of livestock, companion animals and equines, fish and shellfish, and zoo and laboratory animals, including processing, contamination, analysis, technology, physiology, biochemistry and diet in aetiology and treatment of disease

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Abstract

Taihe black-boned silky fowl (Gallus gallus domesticus Brisson) has a history of over 2200 years of being consumed as a curative food in China. In this work, an LC/MS-based lipidomics approach was employed to investigate the characteristic lipid composition of Taihe black-boned silky fowls from...

Author(s)
Mi Si; Shang Ke; Jia Wei; Zhang ChunHui; Li Xia; Fan YuQing; Wang Hang
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd
Publication
Food Research International, 2018, 109, pp 187-195
AbstractFull Text

The objective of this study was to investigate the anticoccidial effect of apple cider vinegar added to drinking water with the anticoccidial effect of amprolium to feed broiler chicken. The study has adopted an observational approach to evaluate the anticoccidial effect of apple cider vinegar on...

Author(s)
Hayajneh, F. M. F.; Jalal, M.; Zakaria, H.; Abdelqader, A.; Abuajamieh, M.
Publisher
Polish Academy of Sciences, Committee of Veterinary Sciences
Publication
Polish Journal of Veterinary Sciences, 2018, 21, 2, pp 361-369
AbstractFull Text

The aim of this study was to verify the hypothesis postulating that the supplementation of turkey diets with Cu nanoparticles can lower dietary inclusion levels of Cu without compromising the growth rate and antioxidant status of turkeys. The experiment was carried out on 648 one-day-old Hybrid...

Author(s)
Kozłowski, K.; Jankowski, J.; Otowski, K.; Zduńczyk, Z.; Ognik, K.
Publisher
Polish Academy of Sciences, Committee of Veterinary Sciences
Publication
Polish Journal of Veterinary Sciences, 2018, 21, 2, pp 245-253
News Article

Rice is the third most widely grown cereal grain worldwide, and the bran left over from milling white rice is available in large quantities for...

Date
July 2018
News Article

The cultivation of feed crops for cattle, pigs and poultry comes with a significant cost for the environment and climate - deforestation, greenhouse...

Date
June 2018
CABI Book Info
Cover for Tourism and animal welfare.

This book addresses the issue of animal welfare within the tourism experience. Part I of the book provides a conceptual and historical foundation upon which to analyse animal welfare and the position of animals in tourism, and how these two issues intersect. Part II consists of 14 opinion pieces...

Author(s)
Carr, N.; Broom, D. M.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786391858)
Miscellaneous

The theme of this publication focused on "How to improve feed efficiency?" and presents 14 papers to address the question. Topics of papers include: advancing the understanding of feed efficiency; assessing the power of high dosing non-starch polysaccharide (NSP) enzymes; lower your feeding costs...

Publisher
Proagrica, Reed Business bv
Publication
How to improve feed efficiency?, 2017, pp 42 pp.
Event

8 December 2018 - Nottingham

Venue
Nottingham
Country
UK
Contact
The Saddle Research Centre
Contact Details
The Old Barns, Firbeck House, Steetley, Worksop, Derbyshire, S80 3DZ, UK.
Tel
+44 07775 912 202
CAB ReviewFull Text

Although the gastrointestinal tract is frequently described simply as 'the gut', it is actually made up of: (1) an epithelium; (2) a diverse and robust immune arm, which contains most of the immune cells in the body; and (3) the commensal bacteria, which contain more cells than are present in the...

Date
October 2017
Subjects
animal health; animal production; digestion; digestive tract; energy metabolism; epithelium; homeostasis; immune system; intestinal absorption; intestinal microorganisms; intestinal mucosa; intestines; microbial flora; microorganisms; nutrition physiology; poultry; reviews
Author(s)
Kogut, M. H.; Yin XiaoNan; Yuan JianMin; Broom, L.
AbstractFull Text

In the present study a severe outbreak of hemorrhagic pneumonia (HP) in neonatal minks concomitant with Leismania infantum (L. infantum) detection is reported. The outbreak took place on a Greek mink farm and affected 1,362 mink kits, with 524 dying. Macroscopic lesions of 14 necropsied affected...

Author(s)
Filioussis, G.; Petridou, E.; Papadopoulos, D.; Karavanis, E.; Morgan, E.; Billinis, C.; Papadopoulos, E.
Publisher
Polish Academy of Sciences, Committee of Veterinary Sciences
Publication
Polish Journal of Veterinary Sciences, 2018, 21, 2, pp 405-408

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