Information on laying and meat chickens and turkey, pheasant and partridge production and flock plans, feed management and poultry health and diseases, including avian influenza. Tips on small-scale egg production, both organic and non-organic.
By Gregory P Martin, Ph.D., PAS, Eva Wallner-Pendleton, DVM, MS, ACPV, Phillip Clauer Length1:03
Introduction to risks of Avian Influenza a precautions you can take to protect your flock.
By Phillip Clauer, Gregory P Martin, Ph.D., PAS, Patricia A Dunn, DVM, MAM, DACPV, R. Michael Hulet
Biosecurity means protecting your birds by preventing disease from entering your farm, and protecting others by preventing disease from leaving your farm.
Most leg and foot disorders in fowl can be prevented through proper nutrition and management. However, some problems can be genetic.
By Ernest Hovingh, DVM, PhD, Louise Byler
Examples of biosecurity signs that can be posted at animal farms/facilities to reduce the risk of importing/transmitting disease.