Posts tagged broiler poultry
Avivagen reports new livestock trials with OxC-beta

Avivagen (TSX-V:VIV) has provided results of four new trials of OxC-beta livestock as a feed additive for swine in the Philippines and Vietnam, and broiler poultry in the Philippines and Spain.

In a new trial with the National Institute of Animal Sciences for Vietnam, the use of OxC-beta significantly improved the major commercial parameters of average daily gain (ADG), final body weight (FBW), feed conversion ratio (FCR) and rates of diarrhea and mortality, compared with non-supplemented animals.

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Avivagen posts positive swine trial results in China

Avivagen (TSX-V:VIV) has reported positive results of a trial of OxC-beta Livestock as a feed additive for swine run by COFCO Nutrition and Health Research Institute (COFCO NHRI) of Beijing.

The trial evaluated OxC-beta’s effect on growth efficiency and health of pigs raised under local conditions during the post-weaning “starter” period. OxC-beta enhanced growth in the “starter” pigs in this trial, a result consistent with previously-reported trials in swine and broiler poultry.

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Avivagen begins trial of OxC-beta with UNAHCO

Avivagen (TSX-V:VIV) has started a trial with UNAHCO at the University of the Philippines Los Banos to measure the benefits of OxC-beta livestock as a feed additive for broiler poultry.

Trial design reflects a collaboration between Avivagen and UNAHCO and it will measure the benefits of OxC-beta on the performance and welfare of broiler poultry raised under typical local commercial production conditions for their full growth cycle.

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Avivagen starts OxC-beta Livestock trial with poultry

Avivagen (TSX-V:VIV) has started a new broiler poultry trial with the institute of agro-food research and technology of Catalonia, Spain.

The trial will test the efficacy of OxC-beta Livestock to enhance performance and welfare of healthy broiler chickens raised under typical production conditions. Subject to minor enhancements to the protocol, the trial is a replicate of the study conducted by the Spanish institute for Avivagen in 2015.

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