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ANR-1201

Evaluating Water Quality for Poultry
John P. Blake, Joseph B. Hess
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Pages / Length: 4
Publication Date: 04/10/2001


Although the importance of providing a sufficient amount of water or adequate access to it is well accepted, the importance of water quality on performance is often overlooked. Water quality attributes can have a direct or indirect effect on performance. High levels of bacterial contaminants, minerals, or other pollutants in drinking water can have detrimental effects on normal physiological properties resulting in inferior performance.