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- Sakomura, Nilva K., et al. Show all 6 Authors
- Avian biology research 2010 v.3 no.4 pp. 157
- DNA; bacitracin; broiler chickens; broiler feeding; cecum; denaturing gradient gel electrophoresis; digesta; essential oils; feed additives; grower diets; ileum; intestinal microorganisms; poultry production; probiotics
- ... Specific essential oil (EO) blends and probiotics used as feed additives have been shown to promote healthy digestive microbials resulting in improved poultry production. Two consecutive experiments were conducted with broilers fed corn-soybean meal diets to determine comparative effects of feed additives on ileal and caecal microbial populations (MP). Ross 708 broilers were placed in 84 pens with ...