Our next Health Day will be held on June 24, 2020 in Stratford, Ontario.

Below are some of the highlights from our June 2019 session.  Thank you to all our 120 attendees, 11 speakers and our numerous sponsors.  The event covered best practices to keeping flocks healthy and managing diseases. If you were not able to attend you can download a copy of the days agenda and proceeding booklet with speakers presentations.

Download a PDF copy of the agenda

Download a PDF copy of Dr. Martine Boulianne’s presentation



Why Biosecurity Talks are Boring Al Dam, OMAFRA
No Antibiotics Ever: Strategies Applied by Various Integrators Dr. Timothy Cummings, Zoetis US Inc.
IBD: Your Silent Enemy Dr. Babak Sanei, Zoetis Canada Inc.
Environmental Controls for Bird Health Dr. Brian Fairchild, University of Georgia
Bacteria on Your Barn Floor Before and After Sanitation Dr. Michele Guerin, University of Guelph
Disease Pressures to Our Sector –US Exotic Newcastle Disease, ILT Situation Dr. Tom Baker, Feather Board Command Centre
Controlling Cellulitis Dr. Martine Boulianne, University of Montreal
Ontario Animal Health Network Poultry Update Dr. Csaba Varga, OMAFRA
Managing Cocci and Necrotic Enteritis Dr. Ryan Snyder, University of Guelph
Assessment of the Potential Disease Risks Posed by Wild Turkeys to Domestic Poultry Flocks in Ontario Dr. Brian Stevens , Canadian Wildlife Health Coop., University of Guelph
Smart Production: Using technology to catch diseases earlier Jake Astill, University of Guelph