Saturday, October 22, 2016

Fall Brings Reminder to Protect Chickens from Avian Influenza


Fall Brings Reminder to Protect Chickens from Avian Influenza

As leaves begin to fall and sunlight takes on a golden sparkle, you may be noticing increased activity in the skies. It's that time of year when migratory waterfowl are on the move, heading south from their northern breeding grounds Their presence in local fields and waterways is a signal for chicken owners to be especially on guard against avian influenza or "bird flu," commonly found in wild waterfowl.