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|Title:||Effectiveness of alternative feed supplements to broiler diets using a necrotis enteritis challenge model||Contributor(s):||Kocher, Andreas (author); Choct, Mingan (author) ; Teo, A (author); Tan, H M (author); Carter, R R (author)||Publication Date:||2004||Handle Link:||https://hdl.handle.net/1959.11/4322||Abstract:||The effects of two alternative feed supplements (enzyme and organic acids) on mortality, growth performance and intestinal lesions of broiler chickens using a NE challenge model were investigated. The effects of these supplements were evaluated against a negative control (no additives) and a positive control (with monensin and Zn-Bacitracin). Birds fed Alternative A (enzyme) had bodyweights and FCR similar to the positive control group and had significantly higher bodyweight and improved FCR compared to the birds fed the negative control diet. There were only small numerical improvements observed compared to the negative control group when Alternatives B or C (organic acids) were added.||Publication Type:||Conference Publication||Conference Name:||Australian Poultry Science Symposium, Sydney, Australia, 9 - 11 February, 2004||Conference Details:||Australian Poultry Science Symposium, Sydney, Australia, 9 - 11 February, 2004||Source of Publication:||Proceedings of the Australian Poultry Science Symposium, v.16, p. 84-87||Publisher:||Australian Poultry Science Symposium & Poultry Research Foundation & World's Poultry Science Association, Australian Branch||Place of Publication:||Sydney, NSW, Australia||ISSN:||1034-3466
|Field of Research (FOR):||070204 Animal Nutrition||Socio-Economic Outcome Codes:||830309 Poultry||Peer Reviewed:||Yes||HERDC Category Description:||E1 Refereed Scholarly Conference Publication||Other Links:||http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/6382329?selectedversion=NBD7527026
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