Quiz time: Are you phytogenius? Did you know that the oldest living tree is located in the US and more than 5000 years old? If yes, you might be phytogenius. What? Phyto-genius? Yes - someone with an in-depth knowledge of phytogenic (plant-based) feed additives, short phytogenics. But for being 100 percent sure, you need to play the game. The questions are as diverse as nature is – from fun easy-going ones to tricky technical ones. Have fun playing! And: If you have any interesting questions in mind that should definitively be a part of the phytogenius quiz, please let us know. Why is standardization so important for phytogenics? To use the product for all species Standardization is not important To ensure quality in only raw materials It guarantees persistent effects of a product Where should Phytogenics unfold their max. efficacy? In the liver In the gut intestinal tract In the mouth In the musclesHow is it possible, that volatile phytogenic substances like e.g. some essential oils show their effects especially in the animal's gut? There are no essential oils which are volatile Volatile substances like essential oils are no phytogenics Due to microencapsulation Because there is a very high amount of volatile substances in every phytogenic productWhen does the term phytogenics feed additives first have been introduced to the market? 2001 2008 1988 1996Which of the following substances is not a phytogenic feed additive? Condensed tannin Enzymes Thymol Caraway oilThanks for your answers. If you want to finish the quiz please click the send button. To change your answers click the previous button.