REDUCING THE PHOSPHORUS EXCRETION IN BROILER CHICKENS THROUGH PHYTASE ENZYME IN CORN – SOYA BASED DIET

REDUCING THE PHOSPHORUS EXCRETION IN BROILER CHICKENS THROUGH PHYTASE ENZYME IN CORN – SOYA BASED DIET Kavitha Animal Feed Analytical and Quality Assurance Laboratory, Veterinary College and Research Institute, Namakkal -637002, Tamil Nadu [E-mail: vetkavi2004@gmail.com] Received: 05-08-2015 Accepted: 24-09-2015 Abstract: The vegetable feed ingredients contain nearly two thirds of phosphorus as phytates. The phytates are not only unavailable but also interfere with utilization of other nutrients. Many studies show that the phosphorus excretion by pigs and poultry can be reduced Read More …