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on May 23, 2017

5 ways phytogenics improve poultry, pig feed efficiency

Phytogenics are being used with increasing frequency, but many users are still uncertain on what constitutes this additive and its relation with essential oils.

Phytogenics are a family of additives with some considerable history. In fact, phytogenics have been around for a couple of decades under various names: essential oils, plant extracts, botanicals and now, phytogenics. Although the basic compounds that constitute this family of additives remain, in theory, unchanged, the way these additives…

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