Library of Technical Poultry Papers

Here you can find original technical poultry papers written by leading figures in the poultry industry, we hope they will be of interest to you and your colleagues.

Many, but not all, are written by members of BVPA. We are grateful to the authors for permission to include this material here.

Simply click on the title to download a PDF of the full text. BVPA members are especially encouraged to offer recent papers for placement in this section of the site.

The Keith Gooderham Waterfowl Lecture

Below is a list of papers that have been presented at the Keith Gooderham Lectures

2010 Author: Vilmos Palya     Subject:Virology
The control of major viral diseases of geese and ducks
2009 Author: Dan Shafer     Subject:Nutrition
Key points of duck nutrition
2008 Author: Frederic Grimaud     Subject:Breeding
The past, present and future of duck breeding
2007 Author: Keith Gooderham     Subject:Waterfowl
The inaugural Keith Gooderham waterfowl lecture

Other papers

2007 Author: Tom Pennycott    Subject: Wild Birds
Deaths in Finches and Sparrows
2000 Author: David Burch    Subject: E.coli
Antimicrobial sensitivity patterns of UK chicken E.coli isolates
1998 Author: Mark Pattison    Subject: Pneumovirus
Turkey Rhinotracheitis in the Field: Field Situation and Control
1998 Author: Steven Clark    Subject: Pneumovirus
A Review of Avian Pneumovirus
1998 Author: Paul McMullin    Subject: Pneumovirus
Diagnosis, Management and Control of Avian Pneumovirus Infection in Broiler Parents