Biosecurity is about managing risk and includes all the measures taken for the prevention of the introduction and spread of infectious agents to a flock. For any poultry farm to be successful, importance must be given to Biosecurity and quarantine.
First step in the bio security is to identify the routes of pathogens and diseases.
- Birds, People, Other animals
- Equipment and Vehicles
- Air and Water
- Feed and Litter
Each of these avenues must be explored in detail and measures should be taken for each to control the transmission of diseases to the flocks.