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Polystyrene could be a source of animal feed

A research project conducted in Mexico might be able to show that polystyrene can be degraded by worms into organic matter for feeding animals and enormously reducing the biodegradation time

Real sustainability is coming. It came to my attention a research project of the use of the worm Tenebrio molitor − the larvae phase of a coleopteran − to digest polystyrene.


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Mexico’s poultry pigments industry on verge of revival?

With high demand for pigments, word-beating expertise and rising shipping costs, circumstances could favor the growth of this industry in the country that first developed it.

Mexico may had developed the natural poultry pigments industry, but production has moved overseas. Changing market conditions, however, could favor a return to its home soil.


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Managing IBDV and Marek’s disease: How to optimize immunity in your flock

Poultry experts share disease- and vaccine-management strategies to help build a stronger bird by optimizing immunity to protect against infectious bursal disease virus (IBDV) and Marek’s disease. Sponsored by Poultry Health Today.
Poultry experts share disease- and vaccine-management strategies to help build a stronger bird by optimizing immunity to protect against infectious bursal disease virus (IBDV) and Marek’s disease. Sponsored by Poultry Health Today.
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