Killed by chicken droppings: Poultry farmer, 75, died from lung disease after a lifetime exposed to waste

Killed by chicken droppings: Poultry farmer, 75, died from lung disease after a lifetime exposed to waste Farmer was continually exposed to chicken muck and would often unblock silage towers | UPDATED: 10:07 GMT, 11 July 2012 A poultry farmer died of lung disease after a lifetime’s exposure to chicken droppings, an inquest heard.