Reduce Headaches and Economic Losses Caused by Darkling Beetles

Darkling beetles are a widespread nuisance in broiler and turkey production. In fact, the darkling beetle is a common pest on broiler farms around...

Using sensory stimuli to attract turkey poults to feed

Abstract Early poult mortality is a high priority area of research for the turkey industry as indicated by US Poultry. Starve-out, defined as “a failure...

Potential Impact of Litter Quality on E. coli-Associated Cellulitis in Production Turkeys in Iowa

Institution: University of Georgia Principal Investigator: Dr. Catherine Logue, PhD, MIFST College of Veterinary Medicine Poultry Diagnostic and Research Center 953 College Station Road Athens, GA 30602 Colibacillosis is considered...

Return of RofenAid® 40 gives turkey industry dependable tool for managing coccidiosis, fowl cholera,...

Q: In late 2018, Zoetis reintroduced a feed medication for turkeys and broilers called RofenAid® 40. That product dates back to 1970. What prompted...

Enhancing turkey welfare one step at a time

Researchers of Wageningen Livestock Research have been able to define when a turkey takes a step. This is an important milestone to automating gait...

Bedding source and stocking density affect turkey hen performance and footpad health

By: Gabriella Furo, Ph.D. student Department of Animal Science, University of Minnesota What is footpad dermatitis (FPD) and why should I care? Footpad dermatitis is a skin...

Avian pneumovirus infection in Minnesota turkeys: Experimental reproduction of the disease

Faris F. Jirjis, Sally L. Noll, David A. Halvorson, Kakambi V. Nagaraja, Evelyn L. Townsend, Anwar M. Sheikh, Daniel P. Shaw Animal Science Veterinary...

Using neuroscience to improve the health and welfare of laying hens

A multi-million European-wide project to improve the conditions of egg-laying chickens has launched today, coinciding with World Animal Day. We are just one of 20...

Reducing salmonella risk in table egg production

Three common water sanitation programs Clean sanitized water is one of the most critical, but unfortunately often overlooked, elements in allowing a flock to perform...

Bedding source and stocking density affect turkey hen performance and footpad health

By: Gabriella Furo, Ph.D. student Department of Animal Science, University of Minnesota What is footpad dermatitis (FPD) and why should I care? Footpad dermatitis is a skin...
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