Quail pox has been a continuing problem in Bobwhite quail production for many years, particularly in arid, wet environments. Quail pox is caused by a virus that is carried by mosquitoes. Often times, even with mosquito control methods, the virus and disease persists.  Quail pox can literally wipe out an entire flock.  A vaccine was once available which was effective in providing immunity.  However, the vaccine is no longer being produced.

The Southeastern Game Bird Breeders & Hunting Preserve Association (SEGB&HPA) has contacted a laboratory in Iowa that is already producing a pigeon pox vaccine; and the lab has an interest in developing a quail pox vaccine.

However, one of the criteria the lab needs to know is the number of doses of the vaccine that will be utilized by quail producers.  Thus, if you have interest in purchasing a quail pox vaccine, please fill out this survey form below as soon as possible and click send.

Information will be sent to Dr. Gary S. Davis, Executive Secretary of the SEGB&HPA. 

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A NAGA member asks the following:

“I’m looking for a lab that can test quail and eggs. We are having low hatch rates. Can anyone recommend a lab?”

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Well have a call into the Utah lab that I made a phone call to a member and he recommended.... Guess will see if they call me back. the GA lab I cannot get any response to.

Contact your ag extension service

Contact Jeff Mayes, has helped me through a lot of hatching difficulties.

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GameBirdCentral.com becomes NAGA Gamebird Central

The new webpage operates similar to its predecessor. You need to be a member of NAGA to place an ad on NAGA Gamebird Central. Placing an ad costs $25 and it will be live on the website for one month. You do not, however, have to be a member of NAGA to see listings on NAGA Gamebird Central.

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The new webpage operates similar to its predecessor. You need to be a member of NAGA to place an ad on NAGA Gamebird Central. Placing an ad costs $25 and it will be live on the website for one month. You do not, however, have to be a member of NAGA to see listings on NAGA Gamebird Central.
 
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