Effect of dietary supplementation of essential oil and organic acid alone or in combination in broilers
Frances Yan, Juxing Chen, Vivek Kuttappan, Deana Hancock, Mercedes Vazquez Anon Novus Inernational Inc
Both essential oil and organic acid have been demonstrated to improve growth performance and gut health of broilers. With their different mechanism of action, it is hypothesized that combining them could provide additional benefits. A floor pen study with 1728 day-old male broilers was conducted to evaluate an essential oil blend (EOB, NEXT ENHANCE® 150, 1:1 thymol carvacrol)...