African swine fever spreads to new island in Philippines, while China adds H5N1 avian influenza outbreak to list of animal disease challenges.
University of Saskatchewan receives funding for 20 projects to advance cattle, swine and poultry research.
Funds for two poultry research projects being matched by FFAR for total $400,000 investment.
Cross-contamination, especially in receiving areas of feed mills, cited as weak point in overall biosecurity efforts.
Study presented at International Poultry Science Forum suggests hatchery intervention to manipulate poultry intestinal microbiota.
Marine seaweed extract contains polysaccharide compound not found in terrestrial sources.
Findings could help create immunotherapies for poultry that revive exhausted T cells so they can deal with infections such as Marek's disease.
Evonik shares research findings to help convey and clarify true cost of livestock production.
As farm-scale canola crushing increases, researchers examine nutritional profile of brassica co-products for use in laying hen diets.
Assumption that energy of individual ingredients is additive in a complete diet may be untrue under some circumstances.