Oxidative stress: selenium in layer and breeder nutrition

Speaker: Peter SURAI

Layers are often facing oxidative stress situations and can be helped with pure organic selenium source.

Layers are often facing stressful situations, environmental, nutritional, internal… which have oxidative components. Reducing the production of the free radicals or the consequence of those free radicals wil prevent degradation of performance. Pure organic Selenium plays a key role as chief orchestra of the antioxidant balance of layers and breeders through active selenoproteins containing SeCys.

EggDay 2017



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