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UC researchers use lice to rid henhouses of fowl mites

Issue Date: April 13, 2011

Acknowledging that the technique could prove a "tough sell," a University of California researcher says a scientific team has found an effective way to rid egg-laying hens of parasitic mites: by introducing lice into the flock.

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