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Tags: poultry

Views: 10
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June 29, 2020

Description

The tables provide a summary of Canadian and U.S. livestock slaughter by month for 2020, with comparisons to the previous year. Also includes a cumulative year-to-date statistics, as well as quarterly and annual tabulations.


Views: 1117
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January 21, 2020

Description

The tables provide a summary of Canadian and U.S. livestock slaughter by month for 2019, with comparisons to a year ago. Also includes a cumulative year-to-date statistics, as well as quarterly and annual tabulations.


Views: 170
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October 11, 2019

Description

Presents the findings of a study conducted by Alberta Agriculture and Forestry and Egg Farmers of Alberta to investigate gaps related to the benefits, costs and challenges of using manure belt dyers in layer barns. Supplemented by four fact sheets which provide an overview of the project and...


Views: 63
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March 1, 2017

Description

Intended for backyard and urban chicken owners, this brochure explains signs to watch for to identify sick birds, and steps that should be taken when you think your birds are sick.


Views: 57
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September 1, 2015

Description

Avian influenza (AI), sometimes called “avian flu” or “bird flu,” is a contagious viral disease that affects the respiratory, digestive and/or nervous systems of many bird species, including domestic poultry and wild birds.


Views: 108
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June 1, 2015

Description

Describes the responsibility of small flock poultry owners to ensure their birds are euthanized humanely, and the euthanization options available.


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May 1, 2015

Description

Useful tips for backyard and urban chicken owners on steps they can take to keep both their families and their poultry healthy and safe.


Views: 4965
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January 1, 2015

Description

This guide is intended for small flock, backyard and urban chicken owners. Some of the topics covered in the guide include: regulations; basic chicken needs; chicken house design and sanitation; egg management; meat processing; appropriate behaviours in chickens; care of chicks; and care of...


Views: 1749
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August 1, 2014

Description

Infectious laryngotracheitis (ILT) is a respiratory disease of chickens, pheasants, pheasant crosses and peafowl. It is highly contagious and is spread either by infected birds or other birds through mechanical means.