Broiler performance on pearl millet based diets


Chicken Meat

Research Organisation

OLD ABN-The State Of Queensland Acting Through The Department of Employment, Economic Development and Innovation

Objective Summary

To ascertain the effect on broiler performance of a peal millet based diet. To ascertain the effect on chicken meat quality when pearl millet based diets are fed to birds. To promote the benefits and disadvantages of pearl millet as a feed grain toboth grain growers and meat chicken industry.

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Project Start Date

Saturday, April 1, 2006

Project Completion Date

Monday, October 1, 2007

National Priority

Frontier technologies for building and transforming Australian industries

National Priority

Maintain & improve confidence in integrity of Aust ag, food, fish & forestry

National Priority

CME-Improve chicken meat production through the whole supply chain