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Raising livestock and poultry sustainably with probiotics

IARN —┬áSustainability in farming is a major focus of nearly every branch of the agriculture industry. From growing row crops, to raising herds of livestock, to individual animal health.

Chr. Hansen is a company that uses good bacteria in probiotics to promote more sustainable farming in the livestock and poultry industries. Dr. Steve Lerner, Head of Marketing and Product Management, Animal Health and Nutrition, North America, says that probiotics are a direct way to raise animals more sustainably.

For more on this story visit the Iowa Agribusiness Radio Network.

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