Evaluation of strategies to enhance biosecurity compliance on poultry farms in Québec: effect of audits and cameras.

@article{Racicot2012EvaluationOS,
  title={Evaluation of strategies to enhance biosecurity compliance on poultry farms in Qu{\'e}bec: effect of audits and cameras.},
  author={Manon Racicot and Daniel Venne and Andr{\'e} Durivage and J M Vaillancourt},
  journal={Preventive veterinary medicine},
  year={2012},
  volume={103 2-3},
  pages={208-18}
}
Biosecurity compliance is generally poor in all types of animal production systems around the world. Therefore, it is essential to define strategies to improve the implementation of biosecurity measures. This study evaluated the value of audits and visible cameras on compliance with biosecurity measures required when entering and exiting poultry barns on 24 poultry farms in Québec, Canada. Short term (first two weeks) and medium term (six months later) compliance were determined. Application of… CONTINUE READING
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