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- Shanklyn, P., et al. Show all 7 Authors
- Agrotechnology 2012 v.1 no.1 pp. 1
- animal age; corn; diet; egg albumen; egg production; egg shell; egg weight; egg yolk; feed conversion; feeds; hen feeding; laying hens; laying performance; lighting; molting; mortality; organometallic compounds; photoperiod; selenium; zinc
- ... The objective of the study was to determine whether supplementing the diets of post-molted hens with organic selenium (Se) (Sel-Plex®) and/or organic Zinc (Zn) (Bio-Plex®)1 could improve laying hen performance. Prior to molting, 120-78 wk old laying hens were separated into four treatment groups of 30 hens per treatment and were subjected to molting. Molting was induced by reducing photoperiod fro ...