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Marine brown algae sourced feed additive said to offer promise for broiler productivity

Including an algae derivative in broiler diets can improve the birds’ immune status, antioxidant capacity, and performance, finds a new Chinese study.

Writing in the journal Poultry Science, Continue reading Marine brown algae sourced feed additive said to offer promise for broiler productivity

Peer Review: Eleanore O’Neil ’15 Raises Chickens on Energy-Efficient Feed

In the next fifty years, the world’s population will continue to expand, as will its need for basic supplies such as food and energy. Eleanore O’Neil ’15, an animal science major, researches the diets of commercial chickens in the lab of Prof. Xin Gen Lei, animal science, to combat these important global issues. Continue reading Peer Review: Eleanore O’Neil ’15 Raises Chickens on Energy-Efficient Feed