The latest poultry nutrition and feeding strategies, scientific research, news and analysis from WATT PoultryUSA, Poultry International and Egg Industry magazines to help producers provide a balance of nutrients to meet the health needs of broilers, layers, turkeys, ducks, geese and other domestic birds.
Today, we see vitamins like E and A being dramatically expensive. Some believe their prices will come down, but others in the know realize that the few players who control the market will not be happy to see low prices again.
Despite the lower level of non-starch polysaccharides (NSPs) found in corn compared with wheat, their negative effect on digestibility may be underestimated. By addressing a wide range of chemical bonds present in corn NSPs, the feedase concept has demonstrated significant benefits on energy uplift and the release of other nutrients.
Europe partially lifted its ban on seven species of insects for use as a feed ingredient for aquafeed. This authorization may open the door wider to accept their use as a raw material for poultry and pig feed in 2019.