Maintaining a healthy flock

Maintaining the health of your flock and protecting poultry from pests and disease will contribute to your farm's productivity and profitability.

It's important to understand and recognise the signs and symptoms of diseases that affect chickens and other poultry so you can protect your animals by minimising risks to their health.

This guide outlines the major health risks in poultry, farming practices to help you minimise and control disease, and when to report health problems that could be biosecurity risks.