The story of how a chicken farm caught a salmonellosis outbreak that killed more than 600 people

The story that started as a story of chicken farms caught a foodborne illness has turned into a cautionary tale about the dangers of backyard poultry production.The case involving Maust’s chicken farm in the San Fernando Valley became a national news story after the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention announced the discovery of salmonello […]

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How to Keep the Heated Chicken Wire Fence from Spiking

Wire fences are the latest thing to be installed on chicken farms.These fences are placed to prevent the birds from running free into the pasture or pastureland.They’re a simple, low-tech solution that saves a lot of money and time and doesn’t damage the environment. But now a new study has shown that a wire fence in […]

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