Learning outcomes of the course unit
To give to the student the necessary competences on the zootechnical sanitation for the correct management of the zootechnical herds.
Course contents summary
Introduction to the zootechnical sanitation; modalities of cleaning; main detergents with zootechnical use;
disinfection modalities; ideal disinfectant definition; main disinfectants with zootechnical use;
disinfestation modalities; scope of the disinfestation; main disinfestants with zootechnical use; elements of zootechnical biosecurity.
The management of manures in the herds; national and regional norms; removal, storage and treatment of the manures.
Guided tours to zootechnical herds.
Montemurro N. Igiene zootecnica. Edagricole., Bologna, 2002.