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Insects associated with chicken manure in a breeder poultry farm of Central Chile
(Facultad de Ciencias Veterinarias, Universidad Austral de Chile, 2011)
Consumption pattern of bromadiolone in presence of alternative food by house mice (Mus musculus) infesting poultry farms
(Fundação APINCO de Ciência e Tecnologia Avícolas, 2017-01)
Poultry farms in Central Argentina are often infested by Mus musculus L., despite the regular application of the rodenticide bromadiolone. This failure may be explained by the consumption pattern of mice, which may prefer ...
Modelling energy utilization in poultry
(Wageningen Acad Publ, 2010-01-01)
Models of daily energy requirement can help to establish better and more profitable feeding programs for poultry. Studies have been conducted at UNESP-Jaboticabal-Brazil with the aim of studying energy utilization in broiler ...
Risk for interspecies transmission of zoonotic pathogens during poultry processing and pork production in Peru: A qualitative study
Interspecies transmission of pathogens is an unfrequent but naturally occurring event and human activities may favour opportunities not previously reported. Reassortment of zoonotic pathogens like influenza A virus can ...
Serologic evidence of pneumovirus in Chile
(American Association of Avian Pathologists, 1998)
Chicken and turkey serum samples were obtained and tested in an enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay to establish the presence or absence of antibodies to avian pneumovirus in the commercial poultry population of Chile. A ...
A survey for maintenance of virulent newcastle disease virus-free area in poultry production in Brazil
(Sociedade Brasileira de Microbiologia, 2010-06-01)
In 2003, Brazil was recognized as a pathogenic Newcastle Disease Virus (NDV) strain-free country for commercial poultry. This research was conducted in Brazil between December 2003 and March 2005 to verify the maintenance ...
Mortality, production and quality of eggs of different rearing systems
The conventional production of eggs in cage systems is intense and compromises the laying hens welfare. More demanding consumer markets have been pushing to abolish the use of cages and thus provide better welfare in poultry ...