NC State Extension

Technical Information

Biosecurity

Backyard Biosecurity Practices To Keep Your Birds Healthy (USDA/APHIS) PDF

Biosecurity for Backyard Flocks (Prestage Dept. of Poultry Science) PDF

Manual de Campo para la Bioseguridad de Granjas Avícolas (Prestage Dept. of Poultry Science) PDF

Poultry Farm Biosecurity Field Manual (Prestage Dept. of Poultry Science) PDF

Feed Mill

http://www.ncsu.edu/project/feedmill/

Gamebird, Duck, Ostrich & Emu

Commerical Emu Production (Prestage Dept. of Poultry Science) HTML | PDF

Commercial Ostrich Production (Prestage Dept. of Poultry Science) HTML | PDF

Feeding Bobwhite Quail (Prestage Dept. of Poultry Science) HTML | PDF

Feeding Ducks (Prestage Dept. of Poultry Science) HTML

A Management Program for Raising Breeder Duck Flocks (Prestage Dept. of Poultry Science) HTML

Hatching Management

Contamination of Hatching Eggs (Prestage Dept. of Poultry Science) HTML | PDF

Essentials of a Hatching Egg Quality Assurance Program (Prestage Dept. of Poultry Science) HTML

The Importance of Traying Eggs with the Large End Up (Prestage Dept. of Poultry Science) HTML | PDF

Microbiological Monitoring for a Hatchery Quality Assurance Program (Prestage Dept. of Poultry Science) PDF

Specific Gravity Determination for Hatching Eggs (Prestage Dept. of Poultry Science) HTML | PDF

Spray Sanitizing Hatching Eggs (Prestage Dept. of Poultry Science) HTML

Table Egg / Commercial Egg Production

Contract Commercial Egg Production (Prestage Dept. of Poultry Science) PDF

Egg Grading Manual (USDA) PDF

Feed Measurement for Commercial Pullets and Layers (Prestage Dept. of Poultry Science) PDF

Pullets: Alternative Methods to Delay Onset of Lay PDF

Regulations Governing the Inspection of Eggs (USDA) PDF

Regulations Governing the Voluntary Grading of Shell Eggs (USDA) PDF

U.S. Standards, Grades, and Weight Classes for Shell Eggs (USDA) PDF

North Carolina Layer Performance and Management Test (Prestage Dept. of Poultry Science) HTML

Identifying and Controlling Food Safety Risks at Eggshell Operations PDF

Small Flock Production

An All Season Range Shelter for Poultry (University of Maryland) PDF

Anyone for a Few Broilers? (Michigan State University) PDF

Are You a Good Neighbor? (NC State University) PDF

Biosecurity for Backyard Flocks (Prestage Dept. of Poultry Science) PDF

Breeds to Choose for Egg and Meat Production on Range Conditions (NC State University) PDF

Broken Out Egg Quality: Haugh Unit an Objective Measure (NC State University) PDF

Brooding Turkeys (Prestage Dept. of Poultry Science) PDF

Building Your Diet Around Forage (West Virginia University) PDF

Coccidiosis Control in Layers (Prestage Dept. of Poultry Science) PDF

Construction of a Small Display Incubator (Kansas State University) PDF

Egg Grading Manual (USDA) PDF

Equipment for Poultry (Prestage Dept. of Poultry Science) PDF

Explaining the North Carolina Egg Law for Producers with Small Flocks HTML

Feeding Chickens (Kansas State University) PDF

Grazing Crops for Poultry (Prestage Dept. of Poultry Science) PDF

Incubating Chicken Eggs (Kansas State University) PDF

Marketing Your Product (NCDA&CS) PDF

NC Egg Law (NCDA&CS) PDF

NC Egg Regulations (NCDA&CS ) PDF

Nutrition for the Backyard Flock (University of Georgia) HTML | PDF

Packing Eggs on the Farm for Direct Sale (Kansas State University) PDF

Poultry Houses (USDA) PDF

Preventing Avian Influenza in Backyard Poultry Flocks (Prestage Dept. of Poultry Science) PDF

Preventing Avian Influenza: The Non-Commercial Perspective (Prestage Dept. of Poultry Science) PDF

Raising Your Home Chicken Flock (University of Maryland) PDF

Ranging Turkeys – Planning and Management (Prestage Dept. of Poultry Science) PDF

Small Poultry Flocks (NC State University) HTML | PDF

Litter / Manure Management

Deep Stacking Broiler Litter as a Feed for Beef Cattle (N.C. Cooperative Extension) PDF

Poultry Manure as a Fertilizer Source (Dept. of Soil Science) HTML | PDF

Stockpiling Poultry Litter as Part of a Nutrient Plan (Prestage Dept. of Poultry Science) PDF

Waste Analysis (Dept. of Soil Science) HTML | PDF

Poultry Diseases

Flushing and Poult Enteritis (Prestage Dept. of Poultry Science) PDF

Help! My Birds are Sick! (NCDA&CS) PDF

Infectious Laryngotracheitis Virus (Prestage Dept. of Poultry Science) PDF

Internal Parasites (Prestage Dept. of Poultry Science) PDF

Preventing Avian Influenza in Backyard Poultry Flocks (Prestage Dept. of Poultry Science) PDF

Preventing Avian Influenza: The Non-Commercial Perspective (Prestage Dept. of Poultry Science) PDF

General Poultry Management

Brooding Turkeys (Prestage Dept. of Poultry Science) PDF

Drinking Water Quality for Poultry (Prestage Dept. of Poultry Science)
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Hot Weather Management of Poultry (Prestage Dept. of Poultry Science) 
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Importance of Proper Blackout Housing (Prestage Dept. of Poultry Science) HTML | PDF

Light Intensity Measurements in Poultry Houses (Prestage Dept. of Poultry Science) HTML

Light Management for Broiler Breeders (Prestage Dept. of Poultry Science) PDF

The North Carolina Poultry Industry (Prestage Dept. of Poultry Science) 
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Poultry Grading Manual (USDA) PDF

Selecting Light Sources for Poultry (Prestage Dept. of Poultry Science) PDF

Poultry Mortality

Cost Comparison of Composting and Incineration as Methods for Mortality Disposal (Prestage Dept. of Poultry Science) HTML

Composting Poultry Mortality (Prestage Dept. of Poultry Science) HTML | PDF

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Photo of Dr. Sara BriertonDr. Sara BriertonInstructional Designer (919) 515-5559 sara_brierton@ncsu.eduPoultry Science - NC State University
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