Inclusion of Differently Treated Melon Husk (Citrullus vulgaris) on Broilers Diets: its implication on Growth Performance, Serum Profile and Carcass Characteristics
Ari, M. M., Yakubu, A., Idahor, K. O., Musa-Azara, I.S, and Alu, S. E.
/ Department of Animal Science, Nasarawa State University, Keffi, Shabu-Lafia Campus,
P.M.B. 135, Lafia, 950101, Nigeria.
IntroductionThe rising utilization of environmentally friendly processes in closing the feed resource supply gap and also in addressing the competitiveness in the supply of conventional feeds in the Nigerian poultry industry has remained a major focus of research (Ari et al.,2016). Melon Husk and Rumen liquor are common environmental nuisances especially in the North Central States of Nigeria wher...