Poultry science research grant, co-led by University of Arkansas and Cornell, is among largest ever awarded by USDA.
Novel laser device increased bird activity as well as weight gain and feed conversion in broiler chickens.
Projects to address effects of poultry lighting on bird welfare and improved measures to control blackhead disease.
Corn particle size and RFCs influence broiler performance under necrotic enteritis challenge.
Aerosolization found to also be important route for salmonella colonization and potential spread throughout a poultry house.