May 01, 2017PHT EditorComments Off on Hatchery expert offers tips for fighting bacteria, improving biosecurity
With more US poultry companies reducing or eliminating antibiotic use in the hatchery, poultry companies need to make an even greater effort to guard against costly bacterial infections.
Mar 27, 2017PHT EditorComments Off on Better accuracy, hatchability, protection seen in birds vaccinated with dual-needle system
Broiler studies demonstrate that a dual-needle in ovo delivery system yields more accurate vaccine placement, better hatchability and better disease protection compared to a single-needle...
Jun 14, 2016PHT EditorComments Off on Successful Marek’s disease vaccination: The devil is in the details
By Don Ritter, DVM, ACPV Senior Director of Health Services and Food Safety Mountaire Farms Inc.
Jun 02, 2016PHT EditorComments Off on Tyson vet shares experiences with antibiotic-free broilers
Producing Salmonella-free chicks without antibiotics is a delicate procedure — sort of a little like baking a cake, says Scott Gustin, DVM, director of veterinary services for Tyson.
Zoetis to expand biodevice solutions for poultry industry with acquisition of hatchery-automation company
Jul 31, 2015PoultryComments Off on Zoetis to expand biodevice solutions for poultry industry with acquisition of hatchery-automation company
Zoetis Inc. announced an agreement to acquire KL Products, Inc. to strengthen automation technology for poultry hatchery operations.
Jan 30, 2015PHT EditorComments Off on Economic benefits of early chick placement
Taylor Barbosa, DVM, of Zoetis looks at research showing the benefits getting chicks on the floor as soon as possible.