Bio-Product Targeting Deadly Toxin Holds Hope for Africa’s Food

As food contaminants, aflatoxins are amongst the deadliest. Between 2004 and 2007, contaminated maize killed nearly 200 people in Kenya, left hundreds hospitalised and rendered millions of bags of maize unfit for consumption. On average, 25 to 60 percent of maize – a staple in many African countries – has high levels of aflatoxins in …

Poultry Vacination

There are many errors that will make vaccination successful and unsuccessful. Many poultry farmers use to question vaccines potency and sources. The following are common errors that must be avoided for a successful vaccination: 1. Vaccine Handling – Breaking the cold chain by taking vaccines to poultry houses without ice – Vaccines are constituted proportionately …