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10 January 2010 |Veterinary and Husbandry|Viewed 806 times
Infectious Bronchitis (IB)

Corona-virus is the causal agent. Several different serotypes of IB virus are known to exist. Species affected Only chickens are susceptible to...


10 January 2010 |Veterinary and Husbandry|Viewed 713 times
Newcastle Disease (ND)

Newcastle disease is caused by a paramyxovirus. Only one serotype of ND is known. ND virus has mild strains (lentogenic), medium strength strains (mes...


10 January 2010 |Veterinary and Husbandry|Viewed 687 times
Aspergillosis (Fungal Pneumonia)

The disease is caused by a fungus, Aspergillus fumigatus. Species affected Young chicks are very susceptible. Turkey poults, pheasant chick...


10 January 2010 |Veterinary and Husbandry|Viewed 729 times
Infectious Coryza

The bacterium causing this disease is Hemophilus paragallinarum. Species affected Chickens appear to be the only natural hosts of H. paragallin...


10 January 2010 |Veterinary and Husbandry|Viewed 589 times
Chronic respiratory Disease (CRD) (Airsacculitis)

The underlying cause of CRD is Mycoplasma gallisepticum (Mg). The condition is frequently triggered by respiratory viruses such as ND and IB and subse...


9 April 2013 |Veterinary and Husbandry|Viewed 940 times
A spoonful of sugar?

Whereas Mary Poppins was happy to sing about the best way to take your medicine, a statement on 11th March this year from the...


1 April 2013 |Scottish Egg Producers Reports|Viewed 986 times
SEPRA Report - 29th March 2013

The Scottish Egg Producers Report for 29th March 2013


1 April 2013 |Information and Advice|Viewed 949 times
Cereal Pricing

Cereal pricing report


22 March 2013 |NFU Poultry Highlights|Viewed 1149 times
NFU Business Bulletin - 22nd March 2013

The NFU Poultry Bulletin 22nd March 2013


22 March 2013 |NFU Poultry Highlights|Viewed 1034 times
NFU Poultry Highlights - 22nd March 2013

The NFU Poultry Highlights for 22nd March 2013


22 March 2013 |Scottish Egg Producers Reports|Viewed 932 times
SEPRA Market Report for 22nd March 2013

The Scottish Egg Producers weekly newsletter for 22nd March 2013


22 March 2013 |Information and Advice|Viewed 831 times
Nutrient analysis of eggs – Sampling Report

  This survey provides information on the nutrient data composition for chicken eggs. 8 composite samples made up of different types of c...


22 March 2013 |Information and Advice|Viewed 777 times
Nutrient analysis of eggs – Analytical Report

  This survey provides information on the nutrient data composition for chicken eggs. 8 composite samples made up of different types of c...


22 March 2013 |Information and Advice|Viewed 842 times
Nutrient analysis of eggs – Summary Report

  This survey provides information on the nutrient data composition for chicken eggs. 8 composite samples made up of different types of c...


17 March 2013 |Scottish Egg Producers Reports|Viewed 899 times
SEPRA Report - 15th March 2013

Two weeks till Easter, prices should be firming up, but there are not, Lion code are fairly tight in supply, home produced Ex Large are short in suppl...


12 March 2013 |Veterinary and Husbandry|Viewed 874 times
Never mind the weather!

During the last year, weather conditions have been very challenging for free range layers. 2012 was very wet - in Norfolk the wettest year recorded fo...


12 March 2013 |Veterinary and Husbandry|Viewed 849 times
Bring Me Sunshine

  I suspect that you are thinking, ‘what has sunshine got to do with free range egg production'? Well quite a  lot actua...


9 March 2013 |Scottish Egg Producers Reports|Viewed 854 times
SEPRA Market Report - 8th March 2013

There was a slight hope that prices might be firming up for next week, but it's not happening, it is only 3 weeks to Easter, continental prices ...


9 March 2013 |Scottish Egg Producers Reports|Viewed 788 times
SEPRA Market Report - 1st March 2013

Limbo, that's the only way to describe the egg industry and pricing, demand is not particularly good with prices depressing, there is pressure f...


9 March 2013 |Scottish Egg Producers Reports|Viewed 742 times
SEPRA weekly Report for 22nd February 2013

The market is depressed virtually the length and breadth of the country, demand is poor with a lot of discounting, Scottish wholesale prices have take...