USDA Reports Poultry Production Up 7% Over Last Year

The USDA says poultry production during June 2020 was up 7% from June 2019 at 4.323 billion pounds. The total included 3.815 billion pounds...

IPPE Launches Ninth Annual Young Leaders Under 30 Program

The International Production & Processing Expo (IPPE) is launching the ninth annual IPPE Young Leaders Under 30 Program targeting young professionals who normally would...

Biosecurity: Protecting Our Flocks to Sustain the Supply Chain By Algis Martinez, DVM, ACPV...

Safeguarding animal health is of paramount importance to any country’s economy and food supply. Livestock with a clean health status is an important requirement...

Interrelationship between Nutrition and Immunity1

Gary D. Butcher and Richard D. Miles2 Poultry encounter numerous stressors during their lives. These stressors cause hormone changes, declines in feed intake, altered nutrient...

Donnie King Named President of Tyson Foods’ Poultry Business

Chad Martin takes on new role as Chief Operating Officer for Poultry Donnie King has been named president of Tyson Foods’ (NYSE: TSN) poultry business,...

Free Range Chickens: Tips for the Garden and Backyard

Raising chickens in the garden comes with a sense of pride and the joy of sustainability. By having chickens in your garden, you can...

Minnesota Turkey Meeting Features COVID Aid to Farmers Discussion

House Agriculture Committee Chairman Collin Peterson For the first time in their 81-year history, Minnesota Turkey Growers Association (MTGA) and Minnesota Turkey Research and...

New avian leukosis rule expected to reduce waste, improve efficiency for processing plants and...

Acceptance of a petition designating avian leukosis lesions on poultry carcasses as a trimmable condition is expected to reduce waste and improve efficiency at...

Descriptive survey and Salmonella surveillance of pastured poultry layer farms in California

ABSTRACT Download the PDF While pasture-raised poultry comprises a small portion of the commercial poultry industry in North America, these alternative rearing systems have become increasingly...

Managing Infectious Bronchitis Virus in Poultry

Infectious bronchitis virus (IBV) is a common disease in poultry flocks. It targets the upper respiratory tract in chickens and causes severe damage to...
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