The functions of feed additives include: increasing animal feed intake, improving animal production performance, improving animal health, improving feed quality, regulating animal physiological processes, improving animal product quality, and improving environmental conditions.
The classification of feed additives is based on the main functions and functions. Feed additives can be classified as follows:
(1) Nutritional additives include vitamins, trace elements, amino acids, non-protein nitrogen, lipid additives, and the like.
(2) Non-nutritive feed additives.
Growth promoters such as growth inhibitors, organic acid preparations, preparations, microecological preparations, and the like.
Deworming health care agents such as anticoccidial agents, insect repellents, and the like. Probiotic feed
Feed quality improvers such as flavors, colorants, binders, anti-caking agents, and the like.
Feed preservatives such as preservatives, anti-mold agents, antioxidants, silage additives, etc.
Chinese herbal medicine additives.