Table 7: Levels of biosecurity practices in 170 farms in the six LGAs of Bauchi and Gombe States (2009).

Biosecurity measures in useNumber positivePercentage %

Fencing15 9
Traffic control 95
Sanitation and disinfection 127
Multiage birds 13781
Mixed bird species 9053
Adequate housing provision69 41
Multiple sources of stock105 62
Other animals kept with poultry 9053
Trading in LBMs 10562