Research: adding foliage to pasture-based chicken habitat may increase growth, reduce infection

A recent study from Oregon State University’s veterinary college found that planting hedgerows in pasture-raised chicken farms may reduce heat stress to help certain chicken breeds grow faster and increase their immune response to better enable them to fight off pathogens.
calendar icon 15 November 2021
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Molly Rosbach, Oregon State University

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