The Importance of Genetics: Assessing the Imunological Health of Standard Turkey Varieties vs. Industrial Turkey Stocks and Its Implications for Sustainable Turkey Production Systems

Project Overview

Project Type: Research and Education
Funds awarded in 2001: $18,052.00
Projected End Date: 12/31/2001
Region: Southern
State: North Carolina
Principal Investigator:
Donald Bixby
American Livestock Breeds Conservancy

Information Products


  • Animals: poultry


  • Animal Production: feed/forage, housing, free-range, grazing - multispecies, grazing - rotational
  • Education and Training: focus group, participatory research
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