Cornell partners in $10M poultry science grant

    Cornell is co-leading a $9.95 million, five-year U.S. Department of Agriculture grant that aims to transform nutrition and water use in the poultry industry...

Injuries and Illnesses in Poultry Processing at New All-Time Low

    The incidence of occupational injuries and illnesses within the poultry sector’s slaughter and processing workforce has fallen by 84 percent over the last 25...

Effect of low protein diets supplemented with free amino acids on growth performance, slaughter...

J van Harn, M A Dijkslag, M M van Krimpen Poultry Science, Volume 98, Issue 10, October 2019, Pages 4868–4877, https://doi.org/10.3382/ps/pez229 ABSTRACT A study with...

Bed Bugs in Poultry Facilities: Identification, Scouting, and Control Options

By: Erika Machtinger, GREGORY P MARTIN, PH.D., PAS Introduction Bed bugs had all but disappeared in developing countries, but a recent resurgence is causing serious problems....

Diseases of small poultry flocks

Many diseases can affect your small poultry flock. Practicing biosecurity and proper management can help keep birds healthy. If you suspect disease in your...

New Poultry Vaccine from Zoetis Helps Build Strong Immune Foundation in Breeder Hens...

Poulvac Maternavac® 4 protects against IBD, reovirus, Newcastle, IBV Poulvac Maternavac® 4, an inactivated vaccine from Zoetis that helps protect chickens against four important diseases,...

Effective Salmonella control requires involvement of entire production chain

y Douglas L. Fulnechek, DVM Senior Public Health Veterinarian, Zoetis   Since public interest drives public policy, it’s no surprise USDA’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS)...

Healthy Hens = Healthy Eggs = Healthy You!

Providing a healthy, balanced diet is one of the most important parts of our job as egg farmers. To be healthy and produce nutritious...

John Cooper: Improving gut health to boost poultry performance

By improving gut health, birds can withstand challenges from everyday farm processes. Can gut health improve efficiency on poultry farms? John Cooper, Alltech poultry technical...

The Annual Challenge of Raising Healthy Birds in the Fall and Winter

As fall approaches, the high temperatures from the summer begin to fall, reaching levels below the bird's thermoneutral zone. A baby chick's thermoneutral zone...
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