Sugar cane

Other Names:

Noble Cane, White Salt

Benefits

  • Anticoccidial
  • Antimycotoxins

Sugar Cane


Saccharum officinarum

Sugar cane (Saccharum officinarum) and its extracts and by-products (Molasses), have been found to have several benefits when added to poultry diets.

Immunity boost: Both ethanolic and aqueous extracts of sugar cane possess immune enhancing properties and their administration in chickens augments the protective immunity against coccidiosis. Results from research conducted reveal that by supplementing chickens' diet with sugar cane extract, that it lead to significantly lower oocyst shedding and mortality in chickens.

References

Mountain Rose Herbs