Understand antibiotic-alternative feed additives first

Understand antibiotic-alternative feed additives first

Livestock producers need to understand how specific feed additives work when used in place of antibiotic growth promoters (AGP) to make most effective use of the AGP alternatives.

Livestock producers need to understand how specific feed additives work when used in place of antibiotic growth promoters (AGP) to make most effective use of the AGP alternatives, agreed all three panelists during the Feed Strategy Roundtable: Antibiotic growth promoters: Feed additive alternatives and replacement strategies, sponsored by Provimi, at IPPE 2018. Additionally, livestock producers should identify the root of any health problems their animals face before selecting an AGP alternative.