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Pronutrient series: Part 1 - Are AGPs essential?

Since the discovery of the growth-promoting properties of anti-microbial agents for farm animals in the late 1940s, feeding sub-therapeutic doses became an integral part of nutritional strategies for all farm livestock. Today, however, re-appraisal of the use of antibacterial agents in animal feeds is underway in many countries.

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Pig Progress, volume 21, no.4 2005

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