Intenational Journal of Poultry Science, ( ISI ), Volume (5), No (10), Year (2006-10) , Pages (925-930)

Title : Replacement value of soybean meal with rapeseed meal supplemented with or without a dietary NSP-degrading enzyme on performance, carcass traits and thyroid hormones of broiler chickens ( Replacement Value of Soybean Meal with Rapeseed Meal Supplemented with or Without a Dietary NSP-Dgrading Enzyme on Performance, Carcass Traits and Thyroid Hormones of Broiler Chickens )

Authors: Hassan Kermanshahi , Alireza Abbsipour ,

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In a completely randomized design with 3*3 factorial arrangements and 4 replicates, 432 day-old Cobb male broiler chickens were used to evaluate the replacement of soybean meal with local grown rapeseed meal in the diet of broiler chickens with or without a dietary NSP degrading enzyme. The rapeseed meal was replaced with soybean meal at the levels of 0 (control), 15 and 30 percent for 6 weeks. The enzyme levels added to the diets were 0 (control), 0.025% and 0.050%. Feed intake, body weight gain and feed conversion ratio were adversely affected by added levels of rapeseed meal during the starter (0-21 d), grower (21-42 d) and overall feeding periods (P<0.0001). Adding 0.025% enzyme significantly (0.004) improved body weight gain at starter period. The interactions between rapeseed and enzyme for body weight gain were significant in all periods (P<0.001). Feed conversion ratio was not significantly affected by adding enzyme into the diets. Added levels of rapeseed meal significantly increased the weights of liver, proventriculus, gizzard (P<0.0001) and abdominal fat pad (P<0.028). Adding levels of rapeseed meal were also significantly increased the concentration of serum triiodothyronine (T ) at 42 days of age (P<0.002) while adding enzyme 3 into the diets had no significant effect among treatments . Therefore under the conditions of this study, use of lower levels of rapeseed meal might be more practical in broiler diets. For higher levels of replacement, further investigations are required.

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, Rapeseed meal, thyroid hormones,
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author = {Kermanshahi, Hassan and Abbsipour, Alireza},
title = {Replacement value of soybean meal with rapeseed meal supplemented with or without a dietary NSP-degrading enzyme on performance, carcass traits and thyroid hormones of broiler chickens},
journal = {Intenational Journal of Poultry Science},
year = {2006},
volume = {5},
number = {10},
month = {October},
issn = {1682-8356},
pages = {925--930},
numpages = {5},
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%0 Journal Article
%T Replacement value of soybean meal with rapeseed meal supplemented with or without a dietary NSP-degrading enzyme on performance, carcass traits and thyroid hormones of broiler chickens
%A Kermanshahi, Hassan
%A Abbsipour, Alireza
%J Intenational Journal of Poultry Science
%@ 1682-8356
%D 2006

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