Broilers can extract more minerals from new wheat

Broilers can extract more minerals from new wheat

Feeding trials show HIGHPHY wheat developed in Denmark offers better digestibility of calcium and phosphorus

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In feeding trials with broiler chickens at NTU’s Poultry Research Unit, the researchers found that the calcium and phosphorus were 14.6 and 22.8 percent more digestible in diets containing the new wheat – known as HIGHPHY – than those containing regular wheat and a phytase supplement.