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Lethbridge researcher Wade Abbott, along with a team of international scientists, has found that livestock gut health could be improved by feeding prebiotics, like those found in distillers grains.

Distillers grains are good for livestock gut health

The yeast in distillers grains feeds bacteria called prebiotics, 
and they may promote health and improve feed efficiency

Reading Time: 2 minutes Bingeing on baked goods and beer may actually be a boon for your belly, suggests a study recently completed by a team of international researchers. “Yeast, which has become a component of the human diet, is degraded by bacteria that live in the intestines of humans,” said Wade Abbott, a research scientist with Agriculture and […] Read more