Assessing Bone Health in Laying Hens in Cage Free Environments
Dr. Sheila Purdum
|Potential UCARE Research Position?||
1/15/17 but flexible
|Paid or Volunteer||
|Hours Per Week||
Students will work with laying hens housed in cage free environments to measure bone health by palpation and bone density by radiography. Various nutrition interventions will be tested to improve bone health and reduce bone breakage.