Background update:Oct 11, 2010

Dietary Mannan Oligosaccharides improves broiler performance

The ban on antibiotic growth promoters has lead to a search for alternatives. Almost a decade ago mannan oligosaccharides have been introduced as such a feed additive. Since many trials have shown that this component improves bird performance and causes a drop in mortality rates.

This article can also be found at World Poultry Volume 19 number 4. To view the article online simply click on the link below.

Keywords: Nutrition, feed additives, diet, ingredients,



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