The Monogastric Science Research (MSR) poultry unit is funded to provide poultry-related advice on welfare, biosecurity, organic systems and the environment to producers and poultry keepers (including keepers of 'hobby flocks') based in Scotland.
The MSR poultry unit has a long tradition of providing a wide range of research and consultancy services to all sectors of the poultry industry including:
- feed additive manufacturers
- government agencies
Management practices to reduce the risk of transmission of disease onto and away from a production site.
Conventional, free-range & organic
Advice on the benefits and drawbacks of various types of management and husbandry systems for laying hens, chickens and turkeys.
We provide independent and impartial expert comment, advice and guidance on the provision, value and effects of diets and their ingredients for poultry.
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