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Poultry Health Management

The best fed and housed stock with the best genetic potential will not grow and produce efficiently if they become diseased or infested with parasites. Therefore good Poultry health management is an important component of poultry production. Infectious disease causing agents will spread through a flock very quickly because of the high stocking densities of commercially housed

By |2020-03-26T11:23:02+00:00March 26th, 2020|Knowledge center|10 Comments

Cannibalism in Poultry : Prevention and Treatment

Cannibalism in fowl is a costly and vicious habit that poultry producers cannot afford to ignore. Cannibalism usually occurs when the birds are stressed by a poor management practice. Once becoming stressed, one bird begins picking the feathers, comb, toes or vent of another bird. Once an open wound or blood is visible on the

By |2020-03-26T08:10:20+00:00March 26th, 2020|Short Articles, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Managing Fertility: Good breeding Practices

The percentage of fertile eggs is one of the most important parameters influencing the economic performance of a breeder flock. An embryo can of course only develop from a fertile egg. Fertilization takes place – and thus can only be influenced on - the breeder farm. When we consider fertility, we usually think of the

By |2020-01-05T16:31:37+00:00January 5th, 2020|Knowledge center|0 Comments