Coccidiosis and necrotic enteritis: can nature help?

The increasingly pressing problems Coccidia (Eimeria spp.) are parasites with a strong environmental resistance: extreme temperatures (very high or very low) can kill these pathogens, but they can resist the commonly used environmental disinfectants. Infective oocysts remain alive in the litter for months causing animal infection: after the oral ingestion, oocysts develop and multiply into…