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Objective: Different climates and wide geographical area of Iran have caused considerable genetic diversity in Iranian chicken ecotypes. Artificial selection for genetic gain in economic traits leads to a reduction of genetic diversity in livestock and poultry breeds. On the other hand, by...

Author(s)
Kharrati-Kooppae, H.; Esmaeelizadeh, A.; Pournanaei, H.
Publisher
Shahid Bahonar University of Kerman and Iranian Biotechnology Society
Publication
Agricultural Biotechnology Journal, 2022, 14, 2, pp fa119-fa132
AbstractFull Text

The present study investigated the effect of fermented Averrhoa bilimbi fruit filtrate (FABFF) on growth, blood indices, and gut ecology of broilers raised at a high stocking density. Using 378 chicks (14 days of age), the study was arranged based on a factorial design with stocking densities...

Author(s)
Sugiharto, S.; Widiastuti, E.; Sartono, T.; Wahyuni, H.; Pratama, A.; Yudiarti, T.
Publisher
Faculty of Animal Science, Bogor Agricultural University
Publication
Tropical Animal Science Journal, 2022, 45, 2, pp 202-212
AbstractFull Text

The study aimed to determine the efficacy of dietary vitamin E and fish oils on performance, carcass yield, cholesterol, omega-3, and omega-6 in the meats of broiler chickens. A total of 400 Lohmann day-old broiler chicks consisted of 200 males and 200 females were reared for 35 days. This...

Author(s)
Sumiati; Darmawan, A.; Hermana, W.
Publisher
Faculty of Animal Science, Bogor Agricultural University
Publication
Tropical Animal Science Journal, 2022, 45, 2, pp 195-201
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21 - 22 September 2023 - Copenhagen

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Copenhagen
Country
Denmark
News Article

Researchers at Kansas State University have discovered that Enterococcus faecium strains, isolated from commercial probiotic products for pigs and...

Date
April 2022
CAB ReviewFull Text

Zinc (Zn) is a unique micro-mineral because it is an essential component in many enzymes such as superoxide dismutase, carbonic anhydrase, and alkaline phosphatase, as well as being important for regulation of proteins and lipids metabolism, and sex hormones. This mineral is applied in poultry...

Date
April 2022
Subjects
reviews; zinc; diets; egg production; poultry; broilers; growth; embryonic development; antimicrobial properties; antioxidant properties
Author(s)
El-Ghany, W. A. A.
Miscellaneous

This paper uses data from a variety of sources to describe the changes to meat and poultry supply chains in 2020. At the beginning of 2020, cattle and hog slaughter rates were higher than in 2019, but they began to decline in April, reaching a low the week ending May 2, 2020, when slaughter for...

Author(s)
Vaiknoras, K.; Hahn, W.; Padilla, S. L.; Valcu-Lisman, A.; Grossen, G.
Publisher
USDA Economic Research Service
Publication
COVID-19 and the U.S. meat and poultry supply chains, 2022, pp 43 pp.
CABI Book Info
Cover for Enzymes in farm animal nutrition.

This third edition explores considerable advances such as the use of enzymes in fish and shrimp diets, new understanding of how phytases function in the animal, NSPase research and enzymes' extended use in ruminant markets. This book also provides comprehensive coverage of all topics relating to...

Author(s)
ISBN
2022 CABI (H ISBN 9781789241563)
News Article

Generally, in a natural setting, both cows and nursing calves set the feeding schedule for the calf, and calves wean gradually, with weaning...

Date
January 2022
AbstractFull Text

The genus Edwardsiella (family Hafniaceae), includes species: E. tarda, E. hoshinae, E. ictaluri, E. piscicida, E. anguillarum. The species Edwardsiella tarda is widespread, being isolated from many animals that live in freshwater or marine waters, especially fish, but also from wild or domestic...

Author(s)
Rãpuntean, S.; Rãpuntean, G.
Publisher
Multimedia Business Corporation
Publication
Romanian Journal of Veterinary Medicine & Pharmacology, 2022, 7, 34, pp 98-107

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