Use of zinc bacitracin as a performance enhancer in broilers

Published on: 07/19/2018
Author/s : MP Reis, PB Rodrigues, C Meneghetti*, AAP Garcia Jr, GFR Lima, LR Silva, L Makiyama, VMP Bernardino Departamento de Zootecnia de la Universidad Federal de Lavras, Lavras, Minas Gerais, Brazil

Introduction In order to achieve hihg protoxtion rates and for their product to be competitive, broiler producers can use several commercial products. Performance-enhancing antimicrobials (PEA), are ingredients classified as husbandry additives, and their use in broilerfeeds tend to result in improved animal efficiency and performance. Nevertheless, the use of such products has been question main...

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July 19, 2018

Very interesting, but what does 55ppm stand for?

April 17, 2019
In this article, does it mean only corn and soy bean was used in formulating the feed used throughout the 21 days period? Nice and informative article.
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