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Poultry Nutrition / Livestock Feed Manufacturing / Animal Feed Additives
on March 7, 2018
Cage free

8 considerations for cage-free laying hen nutrition

Egg producers must account for more than just housing when changing production practices

The cage-free layer is subject to less controlled conditions and — particularly in the case of free-range — is exposed to a variety of weather conditions. Energy levels in the diet will therefore be a key consideration to make sure that nutrients are not diverted from egg production. Similarly, any…

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