Avian Influenza Biosecurity for Youth and 4-H Members
Section 3. Biosecurity
- Traffic Control
Keep It Clean
|Sanitation and decontamination, when properly done, can effectively kill pathogens such as avian influenza virus. It only takes a small amount of AI-contaminated manure to infect one million birds. These procedures are critical to preventing and containing the disease!12,13
Sanitation is a means of promoting health by preventing contact with wastes.
ARS: Stephen Ausmus