Cooperative Extension to present videoconference on poultry diseases Tuesday in Canton
Monday, May 21, 2012 - 6:25 am

CANTON – The Cornell Cooperative Extension Learning Farm, NYS Hwy. 68, will host a videoconference presentation by Dr. Jarra Jagne, a veterinarian with the Cornell Poultry Diagnostic Laboratory, Tuesday, May 22 at 7 p.m.

Jagne will talk on recognizing common diseases in chickens and how to maintain biosecurity and flock health.

Jagne will also address questions about the best way to transport flocks to the new USDA-approved Mobile Poultry Processing Unit purchased by North Country Pastured, LLC with North Country Economic Development Project funding. Cost to participate is $5.

To register, contact Betsy Hodge at379-9129 or bmf9@cornell.edu.