Tag Archive: Avatec, coccidiosis management, Jon Schaeffer, lasalocid, Toolbox
May 01, 2019Susan SpiegelComments Off on Avatec®: What’s driving demand in broilers?TOOLBOX, Issue 1: An interview with Jon Schaeffer, DVM, PhD, Director of Poultry Veterinary Services, Zoetis
Jan 25, 2018Susan SpiegelComments Off on Planning anticoccidial rotation strategies: Consider the consequencesAnticoccidial rotation strategies help reduce the health and economic impact of coccidiosis, while preserving the efficacy of the limited range of tools available for managing it.
Feb 15, 2017PHT EditorComments Off on New lasalocid MRLs relieve export restrictions for broilersBroiler producers who want more diversity in their anticoccidial-rotation plan can now consider the ionophore lasalocid without worrying about it putting a damper on exports, says Jon Schaeffer, DVM,...
Jan 02, 2017PHT EditorComments Off on Lasalocid in broilers: What’s behind its resurgence?Developing a long-term strategy for managing coccidiosis in broilers is more critical today than ever before — not just to preserve the efficacy of our remaining medications, but also to keep...
Sep 21, 2016PHT EditorComments Off on The case for ionophores: How they’re different from other antibiotics — and why it mattersUnlike other classes of antibiotics, ionophores are not considered important to human health by top public health and regulatory agencies.
Jul 31, 2016PHT EditorComments Off on Managing ionophores and diets for best performanceCarla Price, PhD, a consulting poultry nutritionist based in Mississippi, says that for best results, producers need to consider differences in ionophores when formulating poultry feeds.