Poultry pests and their control

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Cooperative Extension, College of Agriculture, Washington State University , Pullman, Wash
Poultry -- Diseases and pests -- Washington (State), Poultry -- Diseases and pests -- Co
StatementArthur L. Antonelli and Daniel K. Andrews.
SeriesEB -- 0912., Extension bulletin (Washington State University. Cooperative Extension) -- 912.
ContributionsAndrews, Daniel K., Washington State University. Cooperative Extension., United States. Dept. of Agriculture.
The Physical Object
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Open LibraryOL17616141M

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Coverage is given to both common and uncommon 5/5(2). Listed below are several chemicals that have been approved for treating various poultry pests. Regardless of the chemical used in the poultry house, follow all precautions listed on the label to prevent the possibility of health risks to the poultry or humans.

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Check with local farm supply stores for appropriate insecticides. Check the label carefully to see if the product is labeled for application to birds, roosting areas, or both. Get this from a library. Insect pests of livestock, poultry, and pets, and their control.

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common poultry pests. One good example is the publication Poultry Pest Management from the North Carolina Poultry pests and their control book Extension Service. ECONOMIC SIGNIFICANCE Control of a particular pest should be considered only when it is believed that economic or social damage (complaining neighbors) will occur.

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Content may be. In the first section, “Arthropod pests in the poultry industry” presents the main insect and acarine pests in the sector with emphasis on their biology, prevalence, risk to animals and humans, and control methods, including an integrated pest management programme (IPM) and its components (biological and chemical control methods, and Author: Luís Cardoso.

Some poultry health problems, such as stress, have different subtopics. How to use this handbook: For looking up information about poultry diseases, you will find the diseases listed alphabetically. In the first section of the handbook you will find information regarding causes of disease, categories of disease, clinical signs and Size: 1MB.

Mites One of the most common problems encountered when raising and keeping poultry is mites. They can be introduced by wild birds or visiting rodents, or get picked up when your birds get into contact with other, infested, birds at places such as poultry shows, sales or auctions/5(7).

Third are parasites or pests that exist in the bird environment (e.g., feed, bedding, or feces) but do not directly use the live bird itself as part of their life cycle. Some important poultry parasites and pests are illustrated in FigureFigure Download: Download full-size image; Figure Ectoparasitic arthropod pests of by: 1.

Editor-in-Chief: David E. Swayne is Laboratory Director of the Southeast Poultry Research Laboratory, Agricultural Research Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture, in Athens, Georgia, USA.

Associate Editors: J.R. Glisson is the Director of Research, U.S. Poultry and Egg Association, Tucker, Georgia, USA. L.R. McDougald is Professor in the Department of Poultry.

A Guide for Managing Poultry Insects pests. Poultry are infested with a variety of insects and mites Direct control measures more to their hiding places in houses rather than to the birds.

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An integrated pest management programme for poultry arthropod pests would have three main components with the goal of keeping these pests below the density where their damage involves costs, welfare and production issues.

Pests and vector-borne diseases in the livestock industry - ISBN (print only): $ e-book - Pests. This chapter discusses important poultry pests, the role of these pests in transmitting microbial pathogens to poultry flocks which result in increased risk of foodborne infections, and the.

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The production of fresh eggs and meat for human consumption, plus the enjoyment they give as pets or show birds, makes poultry valuable members of many. Full text Full text is available as a scanned copy of the original print version.

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Known (or likely) important poultry pests and parasites are presented and discussed along with potential chemical, cultural, and biological control options. Control materials available now or in the near future, such as novel synthetic materials.

Pest Management Recommendations for Poultry; Pest Management Recommendations for Poultry To allow producers to decide if a pesticide application is needed to control pests and to apply the pesticide at the proper time and place. producers must both correctly identify the pest and the biological control agents, and understand their basic.

Interest in biological methods for livestock and poultry pest management is largely motivated by the development of resistance to most of the available synthetic pesticides by the major pests. There also has been a marked increase in organic systems, and those that promote animal welfare by reducing animal densities and allowing greater freedom.

Chickens, ducks, turkeys and guinea fowl are not only entertaining and beautiful, but they can supply fresh eggs daily, offer effective bug and slug control, and make charming gardening companions to boot. Ridding your yard and garden of pests with these animated insecticides is the ultimate low-cost, chemical-free approach.

of poultry (see Table 1). Poultry refers to birds that people keep for their use and generally includes the chicken, turkey, duck, goose, quail, pheasant, pigeon, guinea fowl, pea fowl, ostrich, emu, and rhea. Due to modern systems of management, usually with high poultry densities, these diseases are able to readily spread.

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Fowl Pox.List other types of pests that resemble insects or cause similar damage. Understand how endoparasites and ectopar-asites are pests of animals. Explain the factors you should consider when deciding whether control of a pest is necessary. Discuss the five steps of an integrated pest management Size: 1MB.There are four main types of disease affecting poultry: metabolic and nutritional diseases; infectious diseases; parasitic diseases; and behavioural diseases.

Metabolic and nutritional diseases These are conditions caused by a disturbance of normal metabolic functions either through a genetic defect, inadequate or inappropriate nutrition or impaired nutrient utilisation.