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on September 18, 2018

Lighting may help with poultry welfare issues

Industry professional discusses the impact lighting has on cannibalism, skeletal injuries and piling

Danielle Botting, DVM. MPH, technical services veterinarian with Hy-Line North America, LLC discussed the effects of lighting on animal welfare at the 2018 Live Production, Welfare & Biosecurity Seminar in Nashville, Tennessee, held on September 18.

Among the top animal welfare concerns impacted by lighting were cannibalism, skeletal injuries and…

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