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dc.contributor.authorSafalaoh, ACL
dc.contributor.authorDepartment of Animal Science, University of Malawi, Bunda College of Agriculture, Malawi
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dc.date.created2017-12-20 00:02
dc.date.issued2006-05-26
dc.identifieroai:ojs.ajol.info:article/19170
dc.identifierhttp://www.ajol.info/index.php/ajfand/article/view/19170
dc.identifier10.4314/ajfand.v6i1.19170
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/20.500.12424/55305
dc.description.abstractA study was conducted to study the effects of supplementation of a microbial preparation, Effective Micro organisms (EM), on body weight gain, dressing percentage, abdominal fat and serum cholesterol content of broilers. The EM was added to drinking water at a rate of 1 part EM to 1000 parts of water. The two treatments were control (0 EM) and 1 EM. Final body weights, serum cholesterol and abdominal fat pads were determined at day 42. Dressing percentage was determined using carcass weight as a proportion of body weight. Abdominal fat was used as an indicator of the carcass' fat content and was calculated as percentage of body weight. Birds supplemented with 1 EM had significantly (P0
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dc.language.isoeng
dc.publisherRural Outreach Program (Kenya)
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dc.sourceAfrican Journal of Food, Agriculture, Nutrition and Development; Vol 6, No 1 (2006); 1-10
dc.titleBody weight gain, dressing percentage, abdominal fat and serum cholesterol of broilers supplemented with a microbial preparation
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