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"Mootral" May Curb Bovine Flatulence

Methane gas released as flatulence from livestock is a significant source of greenhouse gas, but entrepreneurs may have found a ready antidote to the problem: garlic. Mootral (“moo” and “neutral”), produced by Neem Biotech in Cardiff, Wales, contains a natural garlic extract—allicin—that when fed to cows and sheep limits the growth of certain methane-producing bacteria in the animals’ digestive systems. In two small trials, methane output in cows and sheep was reduced by 15 percent.

I wonder if this works in similar fashion as "Beano" for humans of which the active ingredient is alpha-galactosidase enzyme (aspergillus niger)?
 
 

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