Special Issue "Poultry Nutrition"
Deadline for manuscript submissions: closed (31 March 2020).
A printed edition of this Special Issue is available here.
Interests: animal nutrition; poultry nutrition; feed science; feed technology
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The aim of this Special Issue is to publish high-quality papers concerning poultry nutrition and the interrelations between nutrition, metabolism, microbiota and the health of poultry. Therefore, I invite submissions of recent findings, as original research or reviews, on poultry nutrition including, but not limited to, the following areas: the effect of feeding on poultry meat end egg quality; nutrient requirements of poultry; the use of functional feed additives to improve gut health and immune status; microbiota; nutraceuticals; soybean meal replacers as alternative sources of protein for poultry; the effects of feeding poultry on environmental impacts; the use of feed/food by-products in poultry diet; and feed technology.
Dr. Vincenzo Tufarelli
Manuscript Submission Information
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- poultry nutrition
- laying hen
- feed additives