USDA releases second 'Layers 2013' report

USDA releases second 'Layers 2013' report

THE U.S. Department of Agriculture's National Animal Health Monitoring System (NAHMS) recently released the second report from its "Layers 2013" study — "Part II: Control & Prevention of Salmonella Enteritidis on Table-Egg Farms in the United States, 2013."

Poultry farms from 19 states participated in the study. These states accounted for 76.4% of U.S. egg farms with 3,200 or more layers, 87.1% of hens on farms with 30,000 or more hens and 77.8

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