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Poor egg quality? Low productivity? We introduce PhytoMax©, the new premium solution for layers and breeders!

Egg quality is a major concern for our customers. Downgraded eggs account for 3.5 to 12% of all produced eggs and this percentage increases at the end of a laying cycle. We designed PhytoMax© to help our customers reduce the amount of downgraded eggs, strengthen the skeletal and general health of the birds and boost productivity.  […]

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Heat stress impairs intestinal barrier integrity and leads to leaky gut

The gastrointestinal tract is one of the main organs affected by heat stress. Diarrhea, watery feces, digestive infections, inflammation of the intestinal tissues, etc are triggered by the exposure to high temperatures. In recent years, the gastrointestinal problems that happen during heat stress have been linked to a failure of the gut barrier function (leaky gut). […]

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Essential oils: Mechanism of action on pathogenic bacteria

Essential oils are a promising alternative to antibiotics Essential oils are concentrated hydrophobic liquids containing volatile aroma compounds from plants. They are usually obtained by distillation, extraction with liquid carbon dioxide or microwaving. Essential oils contain a very complex mixture of volatile molecules that are can be classified in two main groups, according to their […]

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Success case about recovering productivity of broiler breeders with PlusLay Immuno©

PlusLay Immuno© boosted fertility, laying rate and eggshell quality. The success case The target of the administration of PlusLay Immuno© in the broiler breeder farm was to recover from an episode of low productivity and to ameliorate eggshell defects. PlusLay Immuno© was given through drinking water, following a program that lasted two weeks. After two […]

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Nutritional strategies to fight heat stress in poultry

Vitamins, electrolytes and essential oils help to keep your farm profitable during Summer time High temperatures have a major impact on poultry farming. When they are coupled with high humidity, the combination is critical for the health and productivity of the animals. Poultry are homeotherm animals, which means that they are able to maintain a […]

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Why egg quality impacts the health of day-one-chicks?

The main goal of every breeder farm is to get the maximum number of qualified eggs and live chicks per hen and the highest proportion of top quality day-one-chicks. In order to obtain the maximum number of healthy, highly productive chicks, we need to consider not only the variables related to the breeders but also […]

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Practical case: Ameliorate eggshell defects in only 5 days

Poor egg shell quality is major concern for the egg producer. An increased number of broken or cracked eggs has a negative impact on income and is also associated with potential risks to egg safety when egg inspection is not performed properly. THE INCIDENCE OF BROKEN OR CRACKED EGGS IS HIGHER OLDER HENS The problem […]

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Why vitamin E makes your breeders more productive?

Why vitamin E makes your breeders more productive?

Vitamin E refers to a group of eight compounds that include four tocopherols and four tocotrienols.  Requirements for poultry species depend on the age of the animal and the reproductive stage, being the lowest for laying hens. It interacts with other diet ingredients, such as oils rich in polyunsaturated fatty acids (PUFA), antioxidants, sulfur amino […]

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Can plant extracts replace antibiotic growth promoters?

Can plant extracts replace antibiotic growth promoters?

The livestock industry is currently moving towards a reduction in the use of antibiotic growth promoters in order to prevent the emergence of antibiotic-resistant strains in humans. Feeds without antibiotics are a reality in the European Union and in South Korea now, while other countries are looking into ways to control them, such as United […]

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Egg production drop caused by stress

Egg production drop caused by stress

Stress is a very common cause of laying problems. Hens are animals of habit and any change (related to management, feed, environment, etc) unsettles them, resulting in negative effects in their wellbeing and productivity. Hen’s response to stress can be categorized in five groups: Morphological changes: Livability and body condition are influenced by environmental conditions […]

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