APHIS to Mark Bird Health Week with Free Webinar
South Dakota Ag Connection - 02/14/2020
The U.S. Department of Agriculture's (USDA) Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) invites people to join poultry health experts for a webinar on Feb. 27. APHIS will be celebrating Bird Health Awareness Week by helping anyone who owns or handles poultry learn about the importance of biosecurity and ways to prevent the spread of infectious poultry diseases.
Whether you are just starting out raising poultry or have years of experience, practicing good biosecurity is the best way to keep flocks disease free. The "Defend Your Flock from Poultry Disease: Know the Signs and How to Respond" webinar will take place on Feb. 27 from 2:30 to 3:30 p.m. EST. Register for this free webinar today at bit.ly/APHISWebinar.
If you don't already follow APHIS' Defend the Flock campaign on social media, check out our Twitter and Facebook during Bird Health Awareness Week (February 24-28) to get daily tips and resources you can use to protect your flock's health.
To get biosecurity updates and information twice a year, sign up to receive the Defend the Flock e-Newsletter. The next issue is due out this summer. Select "Defend the Flock e-Newsletter" under Veterinary Services at?bit.ly/2UC7iLi.