Wild birds and silage as reservoirs of Listeria in the agricultural environment.

@article{Fenlon1985WildBA,
  title={Wild birds and silage as reservoirs of Listeria in the agricultural environment.},
  author={David Fenlon},
  journal={The Journal of applied bacteriology},
  year={1985},
  volume={59 6},
  pages={537-43}
}
  • David Fenlon
  • Published 1985 in The Journal of applied bacteriology
A method for the isolation of listeria which enabled a more rapid detection of the organism was used to examine samples of silage and bird faeces. Faecal samples indicated that seagulls feeding at sewage works had a higher rate of carriage than those elsewhere. Faecal samples from rooks generally suggested a low incidence of listeria except on one occasion… CONTINUE READING