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on November 18, 2020

How intestinal damage causes disease and how to avoid it

Damaged intestinal walls create food safety and animal health risks. Chemical and natural means exist to limit the mechanisms of damage and infection.

Damage in the intestinal wall of chickens can play a role in the transmission of foodborne illnesses as well as avian diseases.

As part of the Virtual Poultry Tech Summit, Dr. Charles Hofacre, president of the Southern Poultry Research Group and professor emeritus at the University of Georgia’s College…

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