USDA OFFERS FREE POULTRY BIOSECURITY CALENDARS
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- As part of its ongoing efforts to educate backyard poultry owners about what they can do to protect their birds against avian influenza (AI), the U.S. Department of Agriculture is offering free and informative calendars for 2009.
|2009 calendar aimed at keeping birds healthy.|
These calendars, which feature full-color photos of poultry and other birds each month, contain useful information (in English and Spanish) about protecting poultry from infectious poultry diseases such as AI. They also include tips on what to do should poultry owners suspect that their birds are infected.
The free calendars may be ordered online at http://healthybirds.ahis.usda.gov. Clicking on the "2009 Biosecurity for Birds Calendar" (or the "Order Your Free Biosecurity Guide") picture on the right-hand side of the page will link you to an online order form.
To order, simply fill in the quantity box. Be sure to fill out the shipping information at the end of the form. All materials are free. USDA/APHIS reserves the right to limit quantities. Individuals with special needs for large quantities should describe the situation in the comments portion of the shipping information section. Materials should arrive within two to three weeks of placing your order.