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Poultry Biosecurity: From the Backyard to the 4-H Project

Tuesday, May 31, 2022 - 6:30pm
Virtual Presentation

Whether you raise poultry in your backyard, as a hobby, or as a 4-H project, biosecurity should be one of your top priorities. In light of recent cases of HPAI, or Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza, it is important to have a plan in place should any flock health issues arise.

This webinar will discuss biosecurity and health management practices for backyard flocks and 4-H poultry projects, and how to apply those practices to some of the more common poultry diseases.

DATE: Tuesday, May 31st

TIME: 6:30 p.m.

SPEAKER: Tim McDermott, DVM, Franklin County Extension

Tim McDermott, Franklin County ANR Educator, will be discussing biosecurity measures for backyard flocks and 4-H poultry, as well as how to identify and apply biosecurity to 8 of the top 10 poultry diseases.

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