Keys for effective probiotic use in livestock

There are thousands of yeast and bacteria strains, and each can have a different effect.

The benefits of probiotics keep adding up for livestock producers, with research showing that including probiotics in rations can improve producers’ return-on-investment through better feed efficiency, increased production or even more robust immune responses.

“With benefits like these, feeding a probiotic can easily pay off — but not every probiotic is worth the investment,” said Dr. Angel Aguilar, technical service manager with Lallemand Animal Nutrition. &ld

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