Important Nutritional Diseases that Affect Laying Hens

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Date: 
2009
Volume: 
49
Number: 
16

We frequently discuss pathogenic diseases that can infect and quickly spread through a flock of hens, however, there are also nutritional and metabolic disorders that may not be infectious but if they are not identified and treated their symptoms will be seen quickly spreading through a flock. This month’s commercial layer tip will focus on three common nutritional or metabolic disorders that can affect laying hens.