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. What characterizes true phytogenic feed additives? They are derived from herbs, spices, other plants and their extracts They encompass only a few ingredients, like probiotika and enzymes A mixture of synthetic and plant-based ingredients They encompass only essential oilsWho coined the term ‚phytogenics‘ some decades ago? Delacon WHO EFSA FEFANAHow is it possible, that volatile phytogenic substances like e.g. some essential oils show their effects especially in the animal's gut? Because there is a very high amount of volatile substances in every phytogenic product Volatile substances like essential oils are no phytogenics Due to microencapsulation There are no essential oils which are volatileWhat is microencapsulation of essential oils needed for? To improve feed acceptance by masking strong flavors To change the color of the essential oil To increase the odor of the essential oils To protect it from evaporation during storage timeWhat kind of phytogenic active substance is mainly derived from Quillaja bark? Saponins Bitter substances Essential oils MucilagesThanks for your answers.If you want to finish the quiz please click the send button.To change your answers click the previous button.