Abstract: Method of breeding poultry for food wherein they are fed with specific feedstuff, particularly at their age of from 10 to 60 days, in order to improve the meat quality so that they have meager fat and much meat in the body; the feedstuff contains either protein which contains both iodide (i.e. sodium iodide) and iodate (i.e. sodium iodate) in combination, or protein with which iodine is combined; the ratio of the iodide-and-iodate-containing protein to the feedstuff is from 1 to 3500 ppm, and the ratio of iodine-combined protein to the feedstuff is from 1 to 350 ppm, respectively as iodine concentration.
December 24, 1987
Date of Patent:
August 22, 1989
Toyo Jozo Co., Ltd., Ise Chemical Industries Co., Ltd.