Discussion created on May 5, 2020
I would like to find out what are the causes of stunted growth in broiler chickens? How can this be controlled in a flock once it happens, what are the remedial measures to save the flock?
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Introduction Fowl cholera is an infectious disease caused by the bacterium Pasteurella multocida. This species is named “multocida”, which may be interpreted as a bacterium that "kills" (cida) "many" (multo). In 1879, Pasteur was able to cultivate this bacterium; this was the first time that disease-causing bacteria were grown in culture media, outside the animal host. Pasteur inadver ...
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Very good and informative article.
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Proper nutrition and fat quality may also affect prolapse in laying hen.
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  John Smith, Director of Health Services at Fieldale Farms Corporation, talk to us about his conference ABF broiler production perspectives, which were addressed some challenges and opportunities producing ABF broilers in the USA, during the Intestinal Health Workshop, supported by DSM Nutritional Products, at the North Carolina State University
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Participation in Forum on December 22, 2011
Good article Ganesh,we seen alot of ascites in winter as well. This is more common with the back yard poultry guys. Thank you all for your educative contributions. Luka.
Participation in Forum on November 28, 2011
Hi Dr Choto This was an issue in early october as most of the small scale farmers complained about the same stunted growth. i thought of asking through proffessionals like you just to get the real picture of what could be the possible causes. which part of Zambia are visiting may we can meet just to saw hello? Luka.
Participation in Forum on November 24, 2011
Hi Nitin At times it is seen that there are so many runts in a flock but the most common one is the one were the flock does not grow in tems of weight and according to age. As you aware in broiler rearing that means spending more on feed. thanks.
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