Biosecurity is the first line of defence in the fight against poultry diseases. Implementing and maintaining biosecurity is, however, a little easier said than done. In this episode of Chicken Chat, we focus squarely on this important issue. Dr Shahn Bisschop from Avimune and Nick Stevenson from Afrivet takes us through the steps of implementing a proper biosecurity system on the poultry farm.

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Presenters dressed by Jonsson Workwear#jonssonworkwear

Weerborg / Weather sponsor: Virbac

Who is Virbac?
Virbac RSA is a veterinary pharmaceutical company concerning itself with the warehousing and manufacture of Act 36 liquids, tablets and pesticide products, secondary packaging (where applicable), marketing and distribution of veterinary products. Virbac RSA is one of the few GMP (Good Manufacture Practice) approved veterinary facilities in South Africa and maintains the high standard required by the M.C.C. (Medicine Control Council) and other statutory bodies.

Who is Nutri Feeds?
Nutri Feeds is a part of the Country Bird Holdings (Limited) family. The company works interactively with all their world-class sister companies to provide South African farmers and households with the highest quality products for their health and the health of their farms and families. Nutri Feeds is the leader in animal feed manufacturing in South Africa. It is also a global player in the animal feed industry. With their head office in Potchefstroom and manufacturing plants in Viljoenskroon, Mafikeng and Bloemfontein, Nutri Feeds is your countrywide first choice in animal feeds for pigs, sheep, poultry, dairy and beef cattle. Nutri Feeds products are not only freely available in South Africa, but also in Swaziland, Zambia, Lesotho, Namibia and several other African countries.

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The programme is broadcast on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays at 08:00 on the Plaas TV / Farm TV YouTube channel, which can be accessed at this link. Programmes will be available on demand and can be viewed at any time once uploaded.