Article published the June 4, 2021
Carotenoids are natural pigments which are responsible for yellow to red colour observed in plants and vegetables (Mortensen, 2006). Carotenoids are important for its various roles in human and animals, these include immune functions, decrease in the risk of disease and antioxidant function (Johnson, 2002; Rao & Honglei, 2002; Hinds et al., 1997). There are over 700 carotenoid ...
Participation in Forum on April 12, 2021
Based from experience, I think there is a limit to how effective such can be. Superdosing will become ineffective at a point where additional increase could no longer liberate any phytate. Also, phytase superdosing could be ineffective especially in countries where organic sources of phosphorus come cheap. It all depends on the level of superdosing.
Article published the April 9, 2021
Description of Problem
The demand for livestock products is increasing due to growing human population (1). Poultry products particularly broiler meat has a great potential to meet this demand due to its low feed conversion ratio (FCR) and short rearing period.
Maize remains an integral component of broiler chickens feed and its inclusion in normal diets could be as high as 60% (2). The availabi ...
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