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on May 2, 2022

Study: Water wash is enough to clean between broiler flocks

Producers may no longer need the disinfection step as part of their cleanout and biosecurity protocol.

Water wash decreases the incidence of Campylobacter jejuni in broilers and the barn environment as well as disinfection, revealed research published in Applied and Environmental Microbiology.

“For Canadian producers, the reduced cost of disinfectants and the reduced labor requirement for stringent sanitation protocols between flocks will reduce production costs,”…

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