April 11, 2016 Yucca Extract
Yucca describes a type of shrub that grows in drier parts of the Southwest of the United States and parts of Mexico and Latin America. It has a long history as an important plant to Native Americans, who have used it for everything from cooking and crafting to treating medical conditions. Yucca powder and yucca extract can be used as animal feed additives. Beneficial effects in livestock and poultry production include: increased growth rate and improved feed conversion ratio, reduction in atmospheric ammonia in confinement animal and poultry facilities.