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on November 16, 2021

5 tips for enhanced colibacillosis control in poultry

The family of infectious diseases costs the U.S. poultry industry millions of dollars in losses.

Proper disinfection and fumigation procedures can help prevent the spread of colibacillosis from bird to bird. Other sources of exposure include contaminated feces, water, dust and the environment. 

Colibacillosis refers to the family of infectious diseases caused by the pathogen, Escherichia coli, including airsacculitis, cellulitis, omphalitis, peritonitis, salpingitis, synovitis, septicemia…

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