Poultry health through nutrition - a look at selenium

by 5m Editor
14 November 2006, at 12:00am

By Peter Spring, Zurich, Switzerland - This article takes an in-depth look at the benefits of selenium as it affects poultry heath.

The qualities of both organic and inorganic selenium are covered along with the importance of improved selenium status. The article also highlights a number of benefits including enhanced selenium transfer, optimum fertility and reproductive performance and improved feathering. There is also a short section on EU registration and consumer benefits.

Click here to read "Poultry Health through nutrition" (PDF - 492k)

Published by World Poultry, Vol. 22 No.9 2006