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Phyllanthusniruri Linn Extract As Antibiotic Growth Promoter (AGP) in Layer Chicken Infected by Escherichia coli

Sri Hidanah, Emy K.Sabdoningrum, M.A. Al Arif, Rivienda S.Ratibawan and Erma Safitri

Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Airlangga University, Surabaya 60115, Indonesia

Published in the Indian Veterinary Journal June 2019 : 96 (6) - pages 72 to 73
(Received: January, 2019, Accepted: February, 2019)


The effectiveness of Phyllanthusniruri Linn (Pn Linn) extract as AGP in layer chicken performance infected by Escherichia coli was conducted. The research was done with 25 experimental units of ve treatments. T1= without Escherichia coli and Phyllanthusniruri Linn, T2,T3,T4,T5 =Escherichia coli infected which were added with AGP 1%, 20% Pn Linn, 25% Pn Linn, and 30% Pn Linn. The results showed that 30% Pn Linn had highest feed consumption of 887.4 grams/head/week and highest egg production of 430.8 grams/week and the lowest feed conversion of 2.08.

Key Words: PnLinn, AGP, Layer Performance, Escherichia coli

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