Poultry Vaccination methods & Important Tips in Administration

For any poultry farmer to have a good yield, immunization of the birds is an important management practice. vaccinating your birds, either broilers, layers, cockerels, and others will help to prevent and control poultry diseases. There are different methods of immunization and vaccines as applicable to different diseases of the poultry.   What is Vaccination? … Read more Poultry Vaccination methods & Important Tips in Administration

Requirements for Poultry House – Materials and Space

Your poultry house is one of the things you should plan well after setting a budget for the business. In most tropical countries, poultry houses are built to protect the birds from natural elements. Usually from rain, intense radiation from the sun, predatory animals such as hawks, snakes, and other animals of prey and from … Read more Requirements for Poultry House – Materials and Space

How to Increase Egg Production in Layer Chickens

There are various parameters that are being used to measure the productivity of laying chickens. These include egg quantity, quality, egg size, feed utilization, mortality rates, etc. Under good management practices, a layer should lay one egg in a day, and between 310 -340 eggs per year. There are different factors that affect egg production … Read more How to Increase Egg Production in Layer Chickens

Benefits of Minerals to Pigs and their Deficiency symptoms

The growth and efficiency which should accrue from expensive inputs of protein and energy can be negated by small imbalances in or shortages of essential minerals. Defining the pig’s requirement for minerals is complicated by the interaction that occurs between some minerals and the fact that, not all the minerals in foodstuff are available to … Read more Benefits of Minerals to Pigs and their Deficiency symptoms