Tag Archive: Don Waldrip, Eimeria oocysts, NAE, necrotic enteritis, no antibiotics ever
NAE producers need to focus on Eimeria oocysts for more effective control of coccidiosis, necrotic enteritis
Sep 09, 2019Susan SpiegelComments Off on NAE producers need to focus on Eimeria oocysts for more effective control of coccidiosis, necrotic enteritisBy Don Waldrip, DVM, Senior Technical Service Veterinarian, Zoetis
Jul 05, 2019Susan SpiegelComments Off on Trial shows glutamine aids gut health in broilers raised without antibioticsWith the increase in no-antibiotic-ever production, glutamine may serve as a helpful nutrient asset, particularly when birds are under stress.
May 06, 2019Susan SpiegelComments Off on More than half of US broilers raised without antibiotics in 2018Broilers raised without antibiotics accounted for 51% of total US production in 2018 — an 11-point jump from the previous year and, more significantly, up from 3% in 2014.
Apr 15, 2019Susan SpiegelComments Off on Life without antibiotics: Field lessons learned the hard wayProducers need to think long and hard before jumping into “no antibiotics ever” (NAE) poultry production.
Feb 04, 2019Susan SpiegelComments Off on Sanitation key to successful NAE productionThe key to successful “no antibiotics ever” (NAE) broiler production is cleanliness throughout every step of production, including a pristine hatchery.
Jan 30, 2019Susan SpiegelComments Off on Discrepancies emerge between animal welfare and consumer perceptionsPoultry “raised without antibiotics” now account for more than 50% of the broilers in US production, but those reductions in antibiotics usage have consequences.
Sep 06, 2018Susan SpiegelComments Off on Trace minerals, used litter, coccidiosis control key to managing enteritis in NAE flocksStarting broiler flocks on used litter, coupled with effective coccidiosis control and the use of trace minerals, can help minimize necrotic enteritis (NE) in broiler flocks raised without...
Aug 31, 2018Susan SpiegelComments Off on E. coli becoming more common with rise in ‘no antibiotics ever’ programsWith the removal of antibiotics in the hatchery in “no antibiotics ever” (NAE) programs, the bacterium Escherichia coli is becoming more of a problem at many broiler complexes.
Aug 17, 2018Susan SpiegelComments Off on Coccidiosis control: New strategies for a new eraCoccidiosis can be controlled in broilers without antibiotics as long as producers pay closer attention to hatchery coccidiosis vaccination procedures, brooding and stocking rates, Greg Mathis, PhD,...
Specialists share tips for optimizing immunity in ‘no antibiotics ever’ and ‘reduced use’ broiler flocks
Jul 14, 2018Susan SpiegelComments Off on Specialists share tips for optimizing immunity in ‘no antibiotics ever’ and ‘reduced use’ broiler flocksFinding ways to optimize immunity and give broilers more “staying power” could be the best strategy for maintaining the health and welfare of broilers, according to disease specialists at a...