Once the long and cold winter is over, it’s time for spring cleaning! Cleaning and disinfecting your chicken coop is an important part of chicken rearing that must not be skipped, especially if you plan on bringing in new birds or replacing your flock. Regular decontamination is important to provide healthy living conditions and prevent a number of diseases like Mycoplasm, E.coli, Marek’s disease, and respiratory viruses. At the same time, cleaning and disinfecting offer an easy way to control pests and prevent Salmonella Enteritidis, which leads to egg contamination. Please visit Little Fields Farm to read full tips on cleaning and disinfecting your chicken coops.
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