Eggs Top NFU Agenda

YORK - Poultry health and welfare will top the agenda at tomorrow evening's meeting of the National Farmers Union's regional poultry board, at the NFU regional office in York.
calendar icon 2 May 2007
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Guest speaker will be Sara Perez, of York's Minster Veterinary Practice, who will be exploring issues for both egg and broiler producers, looking at e-coli, egg peritonitis, and red mites in the layer sector and wet litter, enteritis and chick quality in the broiler sector.

Louise White, the NFU's senior food and farming adviser, said: "Obviously, with avian influenza continuing to hit the headlines, bird health is of paramount importance throughout the poultry sector.

Source: ThePress

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