This project will review all the current literature, publications and data to better understand the potential utilisation of pearl millet by poultry including the impediments to the production of this crop by grain growers. The project will then use this information to propose strategies for the increase the uptake of this crop.
The University of Queensland
The objective of this project is to gain a better understanding of the potential of pearl millet for the poultry industry and what impediments there may be to (a) grain growers growing it and (b) its utilisation as an ingredient in poultry diets.
Project Start Date
Friday, May 1, 2009
Project Completion Date
Wednesday, February 22, 2012
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