Research points to new methods for poultry wastewater treatment

USPOULTRY and the USPOULTRY Foundation announced the completion of a funded research project at the University of Kansas in Lawrence, Kansas, in which researchers...

Common external parasites of poultry

Download the complete article A number of parasites attack poultry by either sucking blood or feeding on the skin, feathers, or scales on the skin....

Gene-Edited Chicken Cells Resist Avian Influenza Virus in the Lab

Cobb-Funded Study with The Roslin Institute Suggests Disease Resistant Birds May Be Possible In newly released research, scientists from The Roslin Institute have prevented the avian influenza...

Composting Poultry Mortality: A Critical Daily Management Chore

Normal everyday mortality from any commercial poultry operation can be managed efficiently and safely by composting if the proper procedures are followed. Composting is...

Cost differential between cage-free laying systems

Moving hens into cage-free environments involves additional costs and new challenges, but egg producers can address these in part by focusing in on 5...

Evaluation of Poultry House Heat Treatment as an Alternative to Post Outbreak Wet Cleaning...

Institution: University of Delaware Principal Investigator: E.R. Benson, Ph.D. University of Delaware Department of Animal and Food Sciences 042 Townsend Hall 531 South College Avenue Newark, DE 19716 Management and control of...

Poultry Manure as a Fertilizer 1

Michael A. Davis, D. R. Sloan, Gerald Kidder, and R. D. Jacobs2 Animal manures have been used as natural crop fertilizers for centuries. Because of...

The use of halothane and succinylcholine to identify broilers prone to developing pale, soft,...

Abstract Within the last several years, the poultry industry has seen a dramatic increase in the occurrence of pale, soft, and exudative (PSE) meat. This...
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