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Tips To Raising Healthy Poultry

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In kukuchic we believe raising healthy poultry serves many purposes. Happy chicken living in a stress-free environment produces large eggs, and higher quality meat compared to chicken living in an overcrowded house.

Select the right breed

Research is a key factor here. Are you getting chickens so that you can have a large supply of…

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Gumboro Disease (IBD, Infectious Bursal Disease)

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 cause

The disease is caused by birna virus of serotype 1

The virus is very stable and is difficult to eradicate from an infected farm

Transmission 

IBD virus is very infectious and spreads easily from bird to bird by way of droppings. Infected clothing and equipment are the means of transmission between farms

clinical signs

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Starting A Poulty Bussiness

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Are you looking forward to starting a poultry business?

The poultry farming business can be done from both backyards as well as medium and largely integrated contract farming business. Worldwide poultry farming has transformed into a techno-commercial industry from the status of the backyard for three decades. poultry farming is the fastest-growing sector of agriculture and…

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Eating Chicken Helps You Lose Weight In A Heathy Way

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Chicken is a lean meat with high nutritional value, and eating it regularly will help you stay healthy.

 most non-vegetarians depend on chicken meat. Chicken, the most common type of poultry in the world, is popular for good reason. 

some have taken it a delicacy not just because of taste but also its many health…

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Mareks Disease

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Mareks disease is a highly contagious viral disease of poultry characterized bt T cell Lymphomas and peripheral nerve enlargement. standard criteria used for diagnosis include history, clinical signs, gross necropsy, and histopathology. 

Transmission 

Being highly contagious mareks are readily transmitted among chickens when fully developed it may be transmitted through feather follicles from which is…

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Bumble Foot

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The health and success of chicken lie in our hands. knowing what disease they are at risk for is critical for you to allow them to live a healthy life.bumblefoot is caused the introduction of staphylococcus bacteria an is found on the toes, hocks, and pads of chicken  foot 

Causes

Dirty and dump litter in…

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INFECTIOUS CORYZA

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This is a respiratory disease of chicken caused by bacteria that occurs at any stage of the bird. They can contract a disease by either direct contact with an infected bird or the bird can also catch the disease by breathing airborne bacteria and consuming contaminated feed or water

Transmission 

The major carriers of infectious…

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Poultry Vices

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Vices are bad behavior in chicken brought about by stress due to poor management. They need proper attention and care for complete eradication.

The cost associated with poultry vices are;

  • Mortalities
  • Reduced productivity-less weight gain and egg production
  • Treatment cost
  • Loss of market

TYPES OF VICES

1 Cannibalism

 This is a condition…

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IMPORTANT PESTS IN POULTRY PRODUCTION

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 One of the largest managerial problems facing poultry producers is pest control, poultry operations can be infested by pest and parasites but by implementing integrated pest control measures poultry farmers can minimize the damages. 

How do parasites affect my Poultry business?

 A parasite is an organism that lives in or  on  another organism called host for survival,…

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Poultry Feeding

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Feeding chicken is of importance in order to increase the production of meat and eggs. It is very important that you buy the right kind of feed for your chicken don't give chicks feed meant for the adults because it contains high calcium that causes irreversible kidney damage and too low protein that a fast-growing chick…

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