The desire to improve feed efficiency, reduce antibiotic usage, lower the environmental footprint and optimize gut performance all contribute to the industry’s increased interest in PFAs.
Technique could be developed into inexpensive, animal welfare-friendly way to predict gender of chicks before they hatch.
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Same weather radar technology used to predict rain now offers ability to track wild birds that may carry avian flu.