Acidifying drinking water supports performance

by 5m Editor
18 June 2006, at 12:00am

By Ing P J L Philipsen, Technical Marketing Manager, Ipmextraco, Belgium. This article reviews the impact drinking water can have on health and performance, looking more specifically at the role organic acids can play.

Treating water can be a good way to improve animal performance, quickly treat diseases, or improve litter quality. Adding organic acids to drinking water can deliver health benefits for birds, while also helping to keep water pipelines free from bacteria.

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Published by World Poultry, Vol. 22 No.5 2006