XXII Latin American Poultry Congress 2011
09/06/2011 - Ciudad Autónoma de Buenos Aires , Buenos Aires Argentina
Nutrition and Gut Health. P. Ferket (North Carolina State University)
Description: Understanding the role of feed formulation to optimize gut development and health is vital for achieving future sustainability and for improving the efficiency and environmental acceptability of poultry production. The objective of this video is to review nutritional strategies to optimize gut development and health and control pathogen colonization with emphasis on potential natural alternatives to antibiotics.