Poultry feed

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Poultry feed is food for farm poultry, including chickens, ducks, geese and other domestic birds.wikipedia
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Poultry farming

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For commercial poultry farming, feed serves as the largest cost of the operation.
Poultry producers routinely use nationally approved medications, such as antibiotics, in feed or drinking water, to treat disease or to prevent disease outbreaks.

Calcium iodate

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Calcium iodate is used as supplement of iodine.
Calcium iodate can also be used as an iodine supplement in chicken feed.

Poultry

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Poultry feed is food for farm poultry, including chickens, ducks, geese and other domestic birds.

Vitamin

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Healthy poultry require a sufficient amount of protein and carbohydrates, along with the necessary vitamins, dietary minerals, and an adequate supply of water.

Mineral (nutrient)

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Healthy poultry require a sufficient amount of protein and carbohydrates, along with the necessary vitamins, dietary minerals, and an adequate supply of water.

Water

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Healthy poultry require a sufficient amount of protein and carbohydrates, along with the necessary vitamins, dietary minerals, and an adequate supply of water.

Calcium

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Egg laying hens require 4 grams per day of calcium of which 2 grams are used in the egg.

Oyster

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Oyster shells are often used as a source of dietary calcium.

Iodine

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Calcium iodate is used as supplement of iodine.

Mycotoxin

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Mycotoxin poisoning, as an example, is "one of the most common and certainly most under-reported causes of toxicoses in poultry".

Chickens as pets

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For privately raised chickens, or chickens as pets, feed can be delivered through jar, trough or tube feeders.

Forage

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The use of poultry feed can also be supplemented with food found through foraging.

Intensive farming

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In industrial agriculture, machinery is used to automate the feeding process, reducing the cost and increasing the scale of farming.

Pelletizing

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Pellets consist of a mash that has been pelletized; that is, compressed and molded into pellets in a pellet mill. Unlike mash, where the ingredients can separate in shipment and the poultry can pick and choose among the ingredients, the ingredients in a single pellet stay together, and the poultry eat the pellets whole. Pellets are often too large for newly hatched poultry.

Cattle feeding

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*Cattle feeding

Broiler industry

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see also Poultry feed

Arsenic

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Under some conditions, the arsenic in chicken feed is converted to the toxic inorganic form.

List of Disney's Mulan characters

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Nothing distracts him from his prayers, even when chickens go running around in the shrine to crazily devour the chicken feed.

Economy of Ashanti

·Ashanti region and Kumasi Metropolis has a large number of poultry farming industries including Darko Farms, Mfum Farms, Asamoah Yamoah Farms, Asare Farms and many others and Ashanti region with Kumasi metropolis also has large poultry feedmills.

Orange (colour)

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It is also often added to children's medicine, and to chicken feed to make the egg yolks more orange.

Salicornia bigelovii

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It can be used as a cooking oil and a replacement for more valuable oils in chicken feed.

Fish meal

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As of 2010, about 56% of fish meal was used to feed farmed fish, about 20% was used in pig feed, about 12% in poultry feed, and about 12% in other uses, which included fertilizer.

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Some of the associated bio-products include animal feed, chicken feed and acetaldehyde, which is used in making acetic acid.

Trichothecene

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Trichothecenes are also common contaminants of poultry feeds and their adverse effects on poultry health and productivity have been studied extensively.