Certified organic poultry operations must establish and maintain preventative livestock health care practices, which may include temporary confinement under conditions that could jeopardize animals' health, safety or well-being.
Apr 01, 2017
Control and monitor production site traffic with individual ID cards and on-site scanners to limit flock exposure to diseases like Avian Influenza.
Flock of chickens at commercial breeding operation in Georgia tested positive for H7, presumptive low-pathogenic avian influenza, marking the state's first confirmation of the virus.
Scientists in Denmark succeed in finding genes that control phytase activity in cereal grains.
Antibody production fails to clear campylobacter within lifetime of commercial broiler chicken.
Commercial company in Pickens County, Ala., finds low-pathogenic avian influenza during routine screening.
Commercial poultry flock in Christian County, Ky., confirmed with H7N9 LPAI; Alabama and Tennessee flocks depopulated.