Locomotion problems in broilers
The impact of locomotion problems in productivity
About this course
IMPORTANT NOTICE: this course is only available in Spanish and Portuguese
Locomotion problems has a big impact in the animal welfare of broilers, which at the same time affects productivity and the final quality of the birds.
In this course you will review the following topics:
- how is the conformation of the locomotion system of broilers and how bones grow,
- which are the main locomotion problems that affect broilers, their causes, the external factors that influence their appearance and the way they are seen in the field,
- which is the incidence and the economic impact of locomotion problems of broilers, and the techniques and actions that the producers and use to minimize their impact or prevent them,
- and the characteristics of the most common malformations and infections that could cause locomotion problems in broilers.
Self-enrolment, self-paced and on demand.
Multiple supports: desktop or mobile platforms.
Available online and offline.
Support by the Field Expert.
Optional Final Exam for Certification.