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Avian Influenza

What is it? Avian Influenza (AI, flu, Fowl Plague) is an infectious viral disease of many avian species, including chickens, turkeys, gamebirds, ratites, waterfowl, pigeons and wild birds. Wh...
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Hydrogen Peroxide H2O2 (Part I)

Poultry producers in some areas of the country are adding HYDROGEN PEROXIDE (H202 ) to the drinking water. Apparently the reason is to control microorganisms, especially in flocks that are being grown as "o...
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Hatching Egg Storage - How It Affects Embryo Survival

(Summary by Nancy Fischer of the University of Saskatchewan of papers presented at the 1997 annual meeting of the Poultry Science Association) Some recent research conducted at North Carolina State Univer...
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Feeding Fat to Dairy Cows

Fat contains over two times the amount of energy found in grain. This makes it a very good energy supplement for early lactation cows. The intake of supplemental fat should not exceed 5% of the ration. Th...
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Poultry Protein & Fat Council Offers Free CD

The Poultry Protein & Fat Council has combined its recently completed literature review and a feather meal videotape into a new CD-ROM that is available to members, nutritionists, and potential PPFC c...
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Feed enzymes and betaine in antibiotic free poultry diets.

The following article is a special collaboration from AFMA (Animal Feed Manufacturers Association) www.afma.co.za We thank their kind support. The benefits of feeding antibiotic growth promoters ...
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Mechanisms of Enzymes in Poultry Production

The following article is a special collaboration from AFMA (Animal Feed Manufacturers Association) www.afma.co.za We thank their kind support. Summary Enzymes have been used in the feed industry for m...
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Increasing Omega-3 Fatty Acids in Eggs from Small Chicken Flocks

Recent research has suggested that people will be healthier and have fewer heart problems if they increase their consumption of omega-3 fatty acids. Traditionally, most of the omega-3 fatty acids in the die...
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Aurofusarin, a newly described Fusarium graminearum mycotoxin: oxidative stress and protective effect of MycosorbTM

INTRODUCTION Mycotoxins are toxic secondary metabolites of moulds and their negative effects on poultry production are difficult to overestimate. More than 300 mycotoxins have been shown to induce signs of ...
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Avian Influenza, Vaccines & Vaccination

The Disease. Avian Influenza (AI) is a viral disease that affects waterfowl, and domestic birds, such as chickens and turkeys, caused by an orthomixovirus type A. The disease has different clinical ma...
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