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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
Increasing knowledge of the viral and fungal members of the poultry microbiome not only increases our understanding of their impact on chicken health and nutrition but opens the doors to new product development.
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Cargill net earnings up 61% in second quarter

Company says its protein businesses around the world were well prepared to meet opportunities from country-by-country changes in demand
Cargill on January 7 reported results for the fiscal 2020 second quarter ended November 30, 2019.
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VIV MEA expanded for 2020 show in Abu Dhabi

The exhibition has shown continual growth since its launch in 2016 and will offer a feed-to-food concepts that brings together supply and demand within the complete animal protein chain
VIV MEA 2020 is presented as the international trade show from feed to food for the Middle East and Africa.
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How to ensure clean water through the entire layer house

A good water treatment program needs to effectively treat water coming into the poultry house and keep it clean all the way to the end of the last drinker line on the farm.
The key to a successful water program is to assess issues and identify opportunities to improve the quality of the water at a specific location or house.
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When using probiotics, timing is everything

Deriving the maximum benefit from probiotics is dependent on ensuring that they reach a chicken’s gut at specific periods in its development.
Administering probiotics at key points in chicken's development may help to ensure consistency of results.
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Practical insights into poultry nutrition

Understanding the importance of the building blocks of protein and ensuring they are absorbed, can help flocks reach their full potential
Providing poultry with the proper building blocks for growth will help producers attain maximum performance.
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Antibiotic resistance - 25 Global Actions for 2025

Announced to coincide with European Antibiotic Awareness day, veterinary medicines industry reveals a raft of investment and commitments to help confront ongoing issue.
Announcement of investment and training to prevent antibiotic resistance on-farm, will benefit all from poultry and livestock producers through to public.
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