Birds are easy to maintain. No birds are underfoot. The eggs on the floor are eliminated. The eggs are clean. Culling is expedited. Broodiness is eliminated In most instances, less feed is needed to produce a dozen eggs. More pullets can be placed in the space provided on the floor of the house. Internal parasites are eliminated. Labor requirements are usually very low Improved egg/feed ratio Data recording is easy and accurate
Broiler Breeder Management Housing management Housing For proper housing management, all housing needs should be provided. Housing requirements are as follows Ventilation Air Fresh air, ventilation, and air quality are the most common challenges facing broiler farmers in both current and closed environments. The best return on investment is in a minimal ventilation system, which is responsible for both the oxygen demand of the modern broiler girl and the removal of excess moisture. An adequate supply of oxygen during early development will ensure healthy cardiovascular development, especially in winter conditions, preventing problems such as epilepsy.
Dual-purpose breeds These are generally pure heavy breeds used in the past for both egg production and their meat. In today’s poultry industry, Plymouth Rocks and...