The Poultry Nutrition Blackbelt - Dr. Tim Johnson: Bacteria Prevention Strategies | Ep. 49

the poultry nutrition blackbelt May 22, 2024

In this episode of The Poultry Nutrition Blackbelt Podcast, Dr. Tim Johnson, a microbiologist from the University of Minnesota, discusses the emerging challenge of Streptococcus gallolyticus in turkeys. Dr. Johnson explains the bacteria's impact, regional variability, and potential prevention strategies involving feed additives. Don't miss this informative episode, available on all major platforms.

What will you learn: 

  • Sepsis in turkeys
  • Regional variations
  • Genetic differences
  • Prevention strategies
  • Future risks

Meet the guest

Dr. Tim Johnson, Professor at the University of Minnesota and Director of Research and Development at the MCROC Poultry Lab, has over 20 years of experience studying poultry bacterial diseases. His research focuses on understanding and mitigating pathogen ecology and evolution, especially in APEC and Salmonella.


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