Improving Gut Health of Production Animals; Looking for Ways to Optimise Functional Feed Additives

One of the most important changes in livestock production over the past two decades has been the recognition of gut health as a key driver of animal performance. This phenomenon has been accelerated by increasing awareness of the impact of good livestock management profitability and the importance of disease prevention, as well as the search for means to reduce the use of antibiotics. Tim Goossens, Business Development Manager of Digestive Performance at Nutriad, discusses ways to enhance gut health and perfect functional feed additives.