Evaluation of sodium bisulphite in sorghum-based broiler diets

Summary

This project is designed to establish if sodium bisulphite (NaHSO3) will enhance the nutritive value of sorghum in broiler chickens.

Program

Chicken Meat

Research Organisation

The University of Sydney

Objective Summary

This project will evaluate the merits of sodium bisulphite (NaHSO3) inclusion in ‘allsorghum’ and complete, sorghumbased broiler diets in respect of growth performance and nutrient utilisation.

Project Code

PRJ-007639

Project Stage

Closed

Project Start Date

Tuesday, May 1, 2012

Project Completion Date

Friday, May 31, 2013

Journal Articles From Project

Not Available

National Priority

An environmentally sustainable Australia

National Priority

Adoption of R&D

National Priority

CME-Improve chicken meat production through the whole supply chain

Contact

Related publications

12.01.15

Evaluation of Sodium Metabisulphite in Sorghum-based Meat Chicken Diets