Tag Archive: flock health, Newcastle disease
Jul 26, 2017Susan SpiegelComments Off on Researchers develop potential vaccine against Newcastle diseaseScientists have developed a vaccination that could help farmers eradicate Newcastle disease from their flocks.
Jul 26, 2017Susan SpiegelComments Off on Broiler research reveals campylobacter treatment challengeThe immune response of broilers does not develop fast enough to enable birds to fight off campylobacter present in the gut, scientists say.
Jul 07, 2017Susan SpiegelComments Off on Change diets to reduce dust and ammonia in cage-free systemsReducing protein, adding fiber and feeding supplements to poultry can help producers control ammonia levels inside cage-free housing.
Symposium to focus on poultry veterinarian’s role in shaping public policy, government regulations, consumer perceptions
May 16, 2017Susan SpiegelComments Off on Symposium to focus on poultry veterinarian’s role in shaping public policy, government regulations, consumer perceptionsToday’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...
Jul 15, 2014PHT EditorComments Off on Get the most from your ELISA testsAndrea Zedek, a veterinarian at Zoetis Inc., offers tips for ensuring accuracy when using ELISA tests to diagnose a poultry flock's health status.