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on March 17, 2017

How to improve broiler feed efficiency beyond genetics

There are measures we can take to improve feed efficiency, but they entail a cost that must be balanced against any benefits.

Broilers already grow at maximal rates due to advances in genetics and nutrition, but we still have room to improve feed efficiency, said Dr. Leonardo Linares, senior nutritionist at Aviagen, in a recent event on poultry nutrition sponsored by Hamlet Protein during EuroTier 2016.

When you think about…

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