Update on amino acid nutrition for broilers

Update on amino acid nutrition for broilers

Nutritionists must pay attention to current research when it comes to the amino acid requirements of modern broilers. (David Tadevosian | Shutterstock.com)

Modern developments require attention to current research

Modern commercial nutritionists already formulate broiler feeds based on metabolizable energy (AMEn) or even net energy (NE) and amino acid standardized ileal digestibility (SID). So, the need to further convince these professionals to literally “upgrade” their feed formulation systems is no longer an issue. In contrast, it is the plethora of suggestions and recommendations that arise from different sources with diverse interest that causes most headaches, and this will be the focus on this brief discussion.

Read the full article at: Feed Strategy | January/February 2022