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Poultry Processing & Slaughter / Broilers & Layers / North America
on March 7, 2017

Forced hot air reduces Campylobacter in broiler transport

Can forced hot air quickly dry feces on transport cage flooring and eliminate Campylobacter before cage re-use?

Treating spray-washed broiler transport cage flooring with static hot air or forced flowing ambient air improved the efficacy of 15 minutes of drying. A study showed that the forced hot air drying of broiler transport cages reduces Campylobacter.

Transport of live broilers from the grow-out farm to processing facilities…

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