Colibacillosis in Layers

Download the complete Article Colibacillosis, a syndrome caused by Escherichia coli, is one of the most common infectious bacterial diseases of the layer industry. E....

Fowlpox in Chickens

What is fowlpox? Fowlpox is a slow-spreading, viral disease that affects birds of all ages. It causes white lesions that developed into wart-like nodules and...

Necrotic enteritis: Can it be managed effectively in NAE flocks?

Source: PoultryHealthToday Necrotic enteritis (NE) is not only a big problem in flocks raised without antibiotics, there’s a wide variation in how it presents itself,...

Darkling Beetle Control in Poultry Barns

Introduction Alphitobius diaperinus, also known as the darkling beetle, is one of the most common pests found in poultry barns. The darkling beetle goes by...

The Incredible Egg

Introduction For centuries, eggs have provided man with a convenient, consistent, nutritious and safe source of food. Convenient, in that the egg is usually readily...

The global poultry diagnostics market is expected to reach USD 771.4 million by 2025

Poultry Diagnostics Market Size, Share & Trend Report By Test Types (ELISA, PCR), By Disease Type (Avian Salmonellosis, Avian Influenza, Newcastle Disease), By Region,...

Optimizing Egg Size in Commercial Layers

INTRODUCTION Each commercial variety has a genetically determined range of egg size, and within this range, environment plays an important role in the expression of...

Coccidiosis, necrotic enteritis challenge cage-free layer systems

Source: Poultryhealthtoday.com Cage-free housing for egg layers allows birds to exhibit more natural behaviors, but it also carries an increased risk for morbidity and...

The Etiology of Fatty Liver Hemorrhagic Syndrome (FLHS)

Dr. Squire's lab continues to investigate the etiology of the Fatty Liver Hemorrhagic Syndrome (FLHS) that appears sporadically in layer flocks. Up to now...

New Code of Practice for the Care and Handling of Layers

Egg Farmers of Canada and the National Farm Animal Care Council (NFACC) are pleased to announce the release of the revised Code of Practice...