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on May 6, 2019

How to protect turkey flocks from heat stress

Reducing stress and increasing comfort isn’t always easy for the grower, but it pays off in terms of greater performance and lower mortality.

Turkey growers and integrators can’t control the weather, but they can control the comfort level of their flocks on hot days.

Christy Puffenbarger, vice president of technical services for Aviagen Turkeys, shared her experience in how farmers can help their turkeys do better under high heat conditions. She spoke…

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