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Poultry Calendar Available

Poultry Calendar Available
USDA is providing information on protecting birds.

Backyard poultry owners can find help in protecting their birds against infectious poultry diseases in a 2010 calendar being released by USDA. As part of its ongoing efforts to educate backyard poultry owners, USDA is offering a free and informative calendar Backyard Biosecurity: Keeping Your Birds Healthy, which features full-color photos of poultry and other birds each month. It contains useful information about protecting poultry from disease and includes tips on what to do should poultry owners suspect that their birds are infected with a disease such as avian influenza.


Those interested in receiving this free calendar can go to and click "2010 Backyard Biosecurity Calendar."

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