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Now, Aren't ya glad you raise your own chickens

Discussion in 'Managing Your Flock' started by ThunderStruck, Jun 21, 2007.

  1. ThunderStruck

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  2. justusnak

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    Oh jeesh!! Thats terrible!
     
  3. crazy4daisy

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    AAAAAAAGH! Run for your LIVES!!!!! [​IMG] (Okay, just imagine this running smiley, but with this face :eek: ) lol
     
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  5. SunChick

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    Quote:It is a bacterium that is species specific. There is a completely different kind of TB that affects birds. So you cannot transmit the kind they are talking about to birds.
     
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    I think it says more about the working conditions on a big poultry farm. I'm sure it's NOT transmitted to and from the birds, but the sanitation and ventilation for the HUMANS working there are probably horrid.

    Yes, ThunderStruck I AM glad I raise my own chickens. Just one more reason not to support the egg industry!
     

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