R&D

Broiler gut health: is Novus backed research showing the way?

Gut health in broilers: is Novus backed research showing the way?

By Jane Byrne

The team behind an industry and academia collaborative project claims they have pinpointed seven potential biomarkers for gut barrier failure in broilers – an outcome that could support the hunt for effective antibiotic alternatives in poultry production.

Enzyme package may boost value of emerging chicken feedstock

Enzyme package may boost value of emerging chicken feedstock

By Aerin Einstein-Curtis

A multi-carbohydrase enzyme additive boosts the nutritional elements of the oilseed, camelina, when used in chicken feed by increasing energy and offering digestible amino acids, say a group of Canadian researchers.