2021
DOI: 10.51791/njap.v15i.1241
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V. A. ALETOR, O. OGUNYEMI

Abstract: The effect of substituting fishmeal protein with soyabean meal protein on serum metabolism and some haematological indices, have been assessed, using Hyperco broiler chickens. Six diets (isonitrogenous and isocaloric) were fed, in which, 0, 20, 40, 60, 80 and 100% of dietary fishmeal (FM) protein was substituted with soyabean meal (SMB) protein. Results showed significant (P < 0.05) differences in clotting time, packed cell volume (PCV), red blood count (RBC) and mean corpuscular volume due to dietary treat…

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