How to find effective coccidiosis poultry treatment options
Coccidiostats, vaccination and litter managements are currently the best approaches for controlling the disease, which is endemic to most poultry operations.
Coccidiosis is caused by protozoan parasites called coccidia that belong to the Eimeria genus. The disease occurs when birds ingest infected feed, water, litter or soil. There are a variety of treatment approaches, including coccidia vaccines, ionophores and chemical coccidiostats, in place to help poultry producers control coccidiosis.