Compound from oilseeds may be high-value product

Researchers at South Dakota State University are looking at the nonfood oilseed, carinata, as a potential biofuel feedstock. The oil extracted from ground seeds of camelina and carinata, oilseed plants from the mustard family, can be used as jet fuel. However, with oil prices at an all-time low, that is economically challenging. These promising biofuel sources may be one stop closer to reality due to extracting a substance called glucosinolate. Glucosinolate is one of the bioactive compounds that remains after the oil has been extracted, according to bioprocessing engineer Zhengrong…

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When to Feed each Poultry Feed Types to Birds

There are different types of chicken feed or poultry feed that can only be used at different levels of birds according to their age and breed as we are going to be discussing about below. Broilers are raised for 8-10weeks. So give Broiler Starter poultry feed mash during the first 4-5 weeks of life while you give Broiler Finisher Feed Mash in the last 4-5 weeks of life/ cockerels feed on Chicks Feed Mash for their first 8weeks of life, they are then maintained on Growers Feed Mash for the…

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