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Poultry Health & Disease

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Egg producer: ‘Boots on the ground’ key to vND fight

Poultry industry should never have a shortage of people when it comes to responding to animal disease outbreaks, members of Congress are told
Testifying before the House Agriculture Subcommittee on Livestock and Foreign Agriculture, the general manager of a California-based egg company applauded the U.S. Department of Agriculture for its assistance in battling virulent Newcastle Disease (vND), and urged members of Congress to keep the help coming.
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Gut health solutions for poultry production

Learn about gut health scientific research and multi-faceted solutions for poultry production. Sponsored by Kemin.
Learn about gut health scientific research and multi-faceted solutions for poultry production. Sponsored by Kemin.
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RVC receives research funding to help safeguard human, animal health

Researchers at The Royal Veterinary College (RVC) will receive three new grants for Knowledge Exchange from Research England’s Connecting Capability Fund. These three grants, which total nearly £1 million, will be used to fund studies that combat infectious diseases and antibiotic resistance. 
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Identifying biomarkers for poultry intestinal health

On-farm diagnosis may be not that far away with simple-to-use tool that would allow more targeted interventions.
A simple-to-use tool would help in the assessment of gut health. There are numerous markers that could be used as an indication of gut health, allowing treatments to be more targeted.
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