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Restricted feeding alters broiler performance.

@article{Saeed2015RestrictedFA,
  title={Restricted feeding alters broiler performance.},
  author={R. B. Saeed},
  journal={Research Opinions in Animal \& Veterinary Sciences},
  year={2015},
  volume={5},
  pages={53-56}
}
  • R. Saeed
  • Published 2015
  • Chemistry
  • Research Opinions in Animal & Veterinary Sciences
Article history Received: 2 Dec, 2014 Revised: 20 Jan, 2015 Accepted:28 Jan, 2015 Abstract Feeding schedule is one of the main techniques in growth curve manipulation for increasing production efficiency in broiler chicken. This study was conducted to find the effects of changing feeding time on the performance of broiler chicks. A total 120 one d old broiler chicks (Ross 308) were reared on feed having 21.8% protein and 3049 kcal metabolizable energy/kg for 14 days. In the beginning of third… 

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