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Apr 18, 2019Susan SpiegelComments Off on Aggressive vaccination of broiler breeders needed to keep reovirus in checkAggressive vaccination of broiler breeders for reovirus using live and inactivated vaccines has been one of the most important steps the US poultry industry has taken to maintain good protection...
Apr 18, 2019Susan SpiegelComments Off on ‘Causal’ pie chart can help manage necrotic enteritisUse of a simple “causal” pie chart is proving to be a helpful tool for controlling necrotic enteritis (NE).
Apr 15, 2019Susan SpiegelComments Off on Life without antibiotics: Field lessons learned the hard wayProducers need to think long and hard before jumping into “no antibiotics ever” (NAE) poultry production.
Apr 12, 2019Susan SpiegelComments Off on Dirty chick boxes can be source of Salmonella at hatcheriesDirty chick boxes at hatcheries can be a source of Salmonella, but the risk was still lower than expected in a study conducted at one US hatchery.
Apr 10, 2019Susan SpiegelComments Off on AVMA releases first-ever guidelines for depopulation of animalsThe AVMA has published its first ever Guidelines for the Depopulation of Animals to help veterinarians support animal welfare in situations where the difficult decision to depopulate has been made.
Apr 08, 2019Susan SpiegelComments Off on Navigating the maze of alternative products for necrotic enteritis controlThe effectiveness of antibiotic alternatives is going to vary among “no antibiotics ever” production systems, and it’s up to the producers to figure out which alternatives will work.
Apr 04, 2019Susan SpiegelComments Off on Urban chicken movement requires legislators to learn chicken basicsLegislators need to know some basics about raising chickens in response to an upsurge in the “urban chicken” trend, Nat Tablante, DVM, told Poultry Health Today.
Apr 01, 2019Susan SpiegelComments Off on Virulent ND outbreaks underscore need to rethink vaccination programBy Philip A. Stayer, DVM, MS, ACPV, Corporate Veterinarian, Sanderson Farms, Inc.
Mar 21, 2019Susan SpiegelComments Off on Gizzard changes seen in NAE flocks but diagnosis is murkyRaising broilers without antibiotics appears to be affecting the gizzard in ways that aren’t yet fully appreciated, and it’s not clear if the changes observed are true gizzard erosions, Jessica...
Mar 18, 2019Susan SpiegelComments Off on Preharvest reduction of Salmonella, Campylobacter key to better control effortsBy Abhinav Upadhyay, DVM, PhD, postdoctoral associate and Dan J. Donoghue, PhD, professor, University of Arkansas