Factory operative dropping chickens into a vat
Posted on June 6, 2017
More than 20 billion eggs are injected each year using Embrex® in ovo vaccine technology, a tool that has enabled producers to streamline operations, save costs and provide protection against viruses like Marek’s disease from hatch.
Three experts from research, production and industry share their experiences and offer insights for addressing protozoal diseases in turkeys.
Poultry producers with cage-free pullet systems should go back to the basics of bird management to keep their flocks healthy and productive.
Labor shortages in hatcheries mean that to ensure appropriate levels of sanitation in “no antibiotics ever” production, wholesale automation is likely to be required.