Antimicrobial Stewardship in the Canadian Poultry Industry

Canadian Poultry
Industry
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Video Details

The Goal of this FAAST Review is to:

  1. Review necrotic enteritis, including its significance to the industry, clinical signs, risk factors, and methods for diagnosing disease when it is suspected in a flock
  2. Provide producers with management strategies to reduce the risk of developing necrotic enteritis
  3. Provide alternative strategies to antimicrobial use in preventing necrotic enteritis

What You’ll Learn/Topics Covered:

  • How to identify necrotic enteritis in your flock, and what makes some flocks or birds more susceptible, as well as the interplay between Clostridium bacteria and coccidiosis
  • The importance of proper nutrition to boost the immune system and maintain gut health to reduce the risk of development of necrotic enteritis
  • Management strategies to reduce stress, maintain a clean environment, and minimize disease entry
  • Antimicrobial alternatives to promote bird health

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