Monday, July 15, 2024, 3:40 PM
Site: Extension Foundation Online Campus
Course: Avian Influenza Biosecurity for Youth and 4-H Members (Avian Influenza Biosecurity for Youth and 4-H Members)
Glossary: Glossary/Acronyms

Live Bird Market

Live bird markets are typically permanent structures in which birds can be housed until they are sold. Live bird markets bring together a mixture of bird species that are commonly produced by multiple suppliers. The mixture of species, the lack of all-in–all-out management, and multiple suppliers are all features that make LBM potential sources of avian influenza viruses (AIV), especially for their supply flocks.


Low Pathogenic Avian Influenza