Tag Archive: Contract poultry grower, David French, Don Ritter, John Smith, Phil Stayer, Suzanne Dougherty, Tom Tabler
Jan 19, 2022Susan SpiegelComments Off on What does it take to be a successful poultry grower? Experts share their viewsSuccessful contract poultry farmers are hard workers, detail oriented and must literally serve as the gatekeepers of biosecurity, several experts and industry insiders say.
Jun 04, 2020Susan SpiegelComments Off on Mountaire Farms is first company to carry the One Health Certified labelMountaire Farms is the first animal protein company to carry the One Health Certified label, demonstrating its commitment to animal production standards established by the program.
Dec 23, 2019Susan SpiegelComments Off on One Health Certified label seeks balanced approach to poultry production, marketingA new label under development for meat and poultry products will represent production that seeks a balanced approach to poultry production and marketing.
Jun 26, 2017Susan SpiegelComments Off on Mountaire stands on middle ground in antibiotic debateWhile the all-or-nothing debate about the use of antibiotics in commercial poultry continues, Mountaire Farms is standing on solid middle ground, said Don Ritter, DVM.
Jun 14, 2016PHT EditorComments Off on Successful Marek’s disease vaccination: The devil is in the detailsBy Don Ritter, DVM, ACPV Senior Director of Health Services and Food Safety Mountaire Farms Inc.
Apr 07, 2016PHT EditorComments Off on Mountaire veterinarian discusses managing E. coli in broilers in the face of IBV infectionDon Ritter, DVM, of Mountaire Farms, details the company’s recent bout with IB in broilers and the costly secondary infection of E. coli that followed.
Feb 12, 2016PHT EditorComments Off on Managing E. coli in broilers in the face of IBV infectionDon Ritter, DVM, of Mountaire Farms, Millsboro, Delaware, details the company’s recent bout with infectious bronchitis in broilers and the costly secondary infection of E. coli that followed.