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on September 12, 2018

New tools, challenges for poultry farm insect control

Insect control is an important part of poultry farm biosecurity programs and can help prevent nuisance lawsuits from neighbors.

Producers recognize the need for an effective layer farm insect control program as an important part of a biosecurity program. The extensive list of chicken and human diseases that might be transmitted by flies, darkling beetles and mites includes viral, bacterial and parasitic diseases such as Salmonella, avian influenza…

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