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on February 6, 2020

Understanding the entire poultry gut microbiome

There is more to the poultry gut microbiome than simply bacteria, its lesser-known components could offer new routes to improve poultry welfare and performance

Understanding the gut microbiome across all species has advanced tremendously, including research in the poultry sector.

However, in our excitement about what we are learning about gut bacteria and how we can apply it to improve poultry health and nutrition, we often forget to consider the entire community of…

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