Poultry Information and National Poultry Improvement Plan (NPIP)

Raising chickens, turkeys, and other types of poultry - whether done for profit or pleasure - entails undertaking the responsibility of good management and disease prevention. For more information, check out the available programs below and Quick Links on the right side of this page.

South Carolina NPIP Coordinator and Poultry Specialist Veterinarian:
Julie Helm, DVM, DACVP
803-726-7802 or 803-260-6442

About NPIP in South Carolina

SC NPIP Requirements (NPIP Flock Certification)

SC NPIP Tester's Page

SC Poultry Show and Fair Requirements for Managers

NPIP Class & Backyard Flock Seminars

National NPIP Website: www.poultryimprovement.org

NPIP in Your State (Go to Official State Agencies of NPIP)

SC Small Flock Certification Program

SC Small Poultry Flock Info Email List

Poultry Management Information

Poultry Diseases

Reporting Dead Birds

Find Poultry Breeds

Poultry Groups & Associations

Poultry Import Requirements

Biosecurity Information

Other Poultry Links

Premises & Traceability