Beware of deadly poultry disease
By Dr Watson Messo 18th Aug, 2022
There is no known treatment against Fowl pox and the disease can only be prevented through vaccination.


10 tips to reduce poultry disease risk
By Dr Watson Messo 03rd Aug, 2022
One of the most serious threats to biosecurity is human transportation of microorganisms.


Six survival tips for our broiler farmers
By Dr Watson Messo 31st Jul, 2022
Access to feed as much and as early as possible will have better impact


Your chicken also need quality sleep
By Dr Watson Messo 22nd Jul, 2022
If the birds are growing within expected standard weights, the darkness should be gradually maintained at four to six hours a day.


Toxins that sneak in through feeds
By Dr Watson Messo 20th Jul, 2022
They more commonly develop post-harvest, during storage period.


Pecking worms in your chicken farm
By Dr Watson Messo 13th Jul, 2022
The route of infection is through direct ingestion of adult worms or ingestion of eggs or larval stages of the worms from the litter or manure.


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