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Salmonella control in layer chickens

Published Authors P. Groves Organisation The Poultry Research Foundation, University of Sydney Research Timing 1st Jul 2009 - 1st Jul 2012 Category Tag


The objectives of this project were to determine the capability to restrict Salmonella colonisation of and Salmonella shedding from layer chickens after differing vaccination regimes using live and inactivated Salmonella vaccines. These results were analysed to identify cost effective vaccination regime(s) to limit and achieve a reduction of Salmonella intestinal colonisation in commercial layer chickens in Australia.