Dra. Cecilia Lugo - 24/07/2023Losses generated by rapid intestinal transit in broilers: causes and consequences at a productive level
Rapid intestinal transit in broilers, also known as accelerated gastrointestinal transit, is a common problem in poultry production that can have significant negative...
Aris Acosta - 12/12/2022Update of the Philippine Broiler Industry
Broiler chicken is the most progressive animal enterprise in the Philippines nowadays. Due to a lack of supply, as well as the higher cost of pork brought on by the African Swine Fever (ASF) outbreak, consumers also switched from pork to chicken.
Dr. David Díez Arias - 5/07/2022Indian poultry breeds in industry
Broiler production in India has increased remarkably in recent years due to several factors. There has been a very significant increase in...
MV. Júlia Pié Orpí - 22/12/2020Most common vaccination programs for broilers
Vaccination programs for broilers is an essential tool for disease prevention, particularly for viral diseases, in poultry farming. It causes an immune response in birds to protect them from the field infection. Vaccines usually contain the...
Dr. David Díez Arias - 2/04/2020Broiler management in the starter phase
The starter phase in broiler farming is a key stage in the production cycle. The length of this period varies depending on the management system, but, generally, it considers approximately the first 14 days of the birds' life. In this phase,...
Dr. David Díez Arias - 21/11/2019PHOTOPERIOD AND LIGHTING PROGRAMS IN BROILERS
PHOTOPERIOD Photoperiod is defined as the hours of light to which the birds are exposed in a period of 24 hours. It is very important in poultry farming, since the metabolic activity and, consequently, the productive parameters, as well as the...