Requirement of Lysine for Rearing Egg-Type Pullets from 7 to 12 Weeks of Age 1

@inproceedings{Silva2001RequirementOL,
  title={Requirement of Lysine for Rearing Egg-Type Pullets from 7 to 12 Weeks of Age 1},
  author={Jos{\'e} Humberto Vilar da Silva and Luiz Fernando Teixeira Albino and Hor{\'a}cio Santiago Rostagno and Paulo Cezar Gomes and Ricardo Frederico Euclydes},
  year={2001}
}
The objectives of this work were to estimate the requirement of lysine from 7 to 12 weeks and to evaluate their effect on the egg production phase. Two hundred egg-white pullets (EW), and two hundred egg-brown pullets (EB) strains were allotted in randomized block design, and fed a basal diet with 16.0% of crude protein (CP) and 2,900 kcal/kg metabolizable… CONTINUE READING