Effects of dietary garlic powder and {alpha}-tocopherol supplementation on performance, serum cholesterol levels, and meat quality of chicken.

@article{Choi2010EffectsOD,
  title={Effects of dietary garlic powder and \{alpha\}-tocopherol supplementation on performance, serum cholesterol levels, and meat quality of chicken.},
  author={In Hag Choi and W. Y. Park and Y. J. Kim},
  journal={Poultry science},
  year={2010},
  volume={89 8},
  pages={
          1724-31
        }
}
This study was carried out to evaluate the effects of supplementing diets with garlic powder and alpha-tocopherol on performance, serum cholesterol levels, and meat quality of chickens. Three hundred 1-d-old male broiler chicks were assigned to 5 diet treatments (0, 1, 3, and 5% garlic powder and 3% garlic powder + 200 IU of alpha-tocopherol/kg) with 3 replications of 20 birds for 35 d. There were no significant differences in broiler performance among the treatments. Moisture and crude ash… 

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