Increasing the use of research outcomes in the poultry industry
In early July 2016, the Poultry CRC organised a meeting with extension officers from different states and key industry representatives to discuss how the practical use of research findings can be increased for the Australian poultry industry. In Australia, there has been a strong move towards consolidating the activities of state departments for primary industries
How much does outdoor stocking density matter?
For free-range laying hens, it seems stocking them at 10,000 birds per hectare does not dramatically increase bird stress, provided the farm is well-managed and there is sufficient indoor space for the birds to rest after foraging or dust bathing. The latest paper, still awaiting publication, to come out of the Poultry CRC’s research project
Volunteer Poultry Farm Advisor based in Bhutan
Are you an expert in poultry farming passionate about making a difference? If you are looking to live and work in Bhutan, here is your chance to take your skills to Bhutan and make a difference! The Department of Livestock (DoL) falls under the Ministry of Agriculture and Forests. A government owned poultry farm engaged