Biofilm Management In Poultry

Water is essential in controlling body temperature, supports the immune system, assist in food digestion, and aids in the processing and elimination of body wastes. Regardless of procurement of water, another concern is contamination of water inside the watering systems through a substance called “BIOFILM. It occurs when bacteria attach to the pipe walls in …

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An overview of Feeding Chickens for increasing Performance and Productivity

An essential part of raising chickens is nourishing – feeding makes up the significant cost of production and great nutrition is reflected in the bird’s performance and its productivity. Feeding Options The most advantageous method for feeding chickens is with a well balanced pelleted ration, regardless of whether the birds are restricted inside or permitted …

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‘Raising ABF Birds’- a challenge?

There are certain convincing scientific evidence available claiming the use of antibiotic in food-producing animals can contribute to resistance of certain antibiotics relevant to human medicines. Therefore, EU & US is promoting ABF (antibiotic free) poultry productions. But these current trends of ABF poultry farming industry are facing numerous challenges and the major faced challenges …

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5 Tips To Combat Bio Aerosols In Poultry

Aerial pollutants in confined animal houses are widely recognized as detrimental to the respiratory health of animals kept in these facilities. Primary and opportunistic microbial pathogens may directly cause infectious and allergic diseases in farm animals, and chronic exposure to some types of aerial pollutants may exacerbate multi-factorial environmental diseases. The key pollutants recognized in …

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IS GOAT NUTRITION OPTIMAL?

Goats are animals belonging to the browsers category and prefer eating brushy plants and some other woody, weedy plants found on the ranges. Nutritional requirements of goats are determined by their age, sex, breed, production system (dairy or meat), body size, climate and physiological stage. The Feeding strategies also play a vital role and help …

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