Scientists have developed a vaccination that could help farmers eradicate Newcastle disease from their flocks.
The immune response of broilers does not develop fast enough to enable birds to fight off campylobacter present in the gut, scientists say.
Reducing protein, adding fiber and feeding supplements to poultry can help producers control ammonia levels inside cage-free housing.
Today’s poultry veterinarians are being asked to do more than ensure flock health and welfare. They’re also lending their expertise to public policy discussions that steer government regulations and consumer perceptions.