Category Archives: Poultry Farming

Poultry Disease Management

What causes diseases? Microorganisms Parasites (Internal and external) Malnutrition Injuries Chemical ( eg Sodium chloride poisoning). 1. Fowl Pox If you notice that your chickens develop white spots on their skin, scabby sores on their combs, white ulcers in their mouth or trachea, and their laying stops then you should grow concerned that your chickens […]

Poultry Farming

Poultry farming means ‘raising various types of domestic birds commercially for the purpose of meat, eggs and feather production’.It is the process of raising domesticated birds such as chickens, ducks, turkeys and geese for the purpose of farming meat or eggs for food. Poultry are farmed in great numbers with chickens being the most numerous. […]