Avian Flu, Alfalfa Winterkill — Spring 2015

Extension Responds provides research-based information on current issues affecting agriculture, such as drought, floods, and animal or plant diseases. Avian Influenza Recently, there have been several confirmed reports of avian influenza (AI) in poultry flocks in Wisconsin. More information about avian influenza can be found here: http://fyi.uwex.edu/drought2012/avian-flu/   Alfalfa Winterkill There are some areas in […]

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Keeping your chickens cool

Many small flock owners are concerned about keeping their chickens cool on these hot summer days. UW-Extension poultry specialist Ron Kean provides these tips on what you can do that will help your chickens get through to cooler days in the fall.

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