Establish efficacy of the “best” nutritional/supplemental strategy determined in WP1 and WP2 under unfavourable conditions by using established infection/challenge models in pigs and poultry. To achieve this aim, 3 objectives and 5 tasks are defined:
3.1. Use in vivo model for An important cause of bacterial diarrhea during the post weaning period in the life of a pig. It is ... infection and LPS or weaning challenge to verify efficiency of nutritional/supplemental strategies in pig and Chickens kept for meat production. Fast growing breeds can reach a weight of over 2 kg at 5 weeks of... production [T 3.1 ,T 3.2 ,T 3.3].
3.2. Use in ovo technology to mitigate environmental antigen and A condition when animals do not have the ability to withstand high ambient temperatures especially w... in poultry production using early programming [T 3.4,T 3.5].
3.3. Identify novel metabolic proxies with key roles in the trade-offs between defense and performance following exposure to Parasitic worms with long narrow and threadlike bodies that reside in the gut of an host animal. The... in chickens [T 3.6].