Category: POULTRY FARMING

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Full Guides on Day-old Chicks Brooding Management & Benefits

Brooding of Day Old Chicks is an integral part of poultry production,  and in fact, some farmers only specialize on Brooding, than after the brooding stage they sell out to other farmers who can’t go through the stress of brooding day-old chicks.

Primary Requirements In Poultry Farming

For Poultry farming to be highly effective we needed to adopt the Primary Requirements In Poultry Farming. Which makes it work for long. This page has covered all that. In practicing poultry farming business, consideration should be made for the planning stage:  

EGG FORMATION AND EGG DEFECTS, EGG FORMULATION IN THE OVIDUCT

Egg formation in the ovary: Eggs are formed in the reproduction tracts of the mature female bird. The tract consist of the ovary and oviduct. The yolk is formed in the ovary, while the albumen, shell  membranes and shell are formed in the oviduct.

Cockerel Production, Type of Cockerel Breeds, Benefits of Cockerel

Poultry farming in one of the lucrative farming enterprises in most countries in Agriculture sector. Poultry meat mainly comes from two sources: broilers and cockerel. The small poultry farmer prefers to rear cockerel than broiler because of low cost and lesser susceptibility to disease compared to broiler production.

Poultry Farming: Management of Turkey Production, Breeds of Turkey

One of the peculiarities of the poultry industry is the developing countries particularly the tropical countries is the virtual exclusive dependence on the domestic fowl for poultry production.

Poultry Farming: Poultry Housing and Equipment

The need for a Poultry Housing:- a)      Protection from other climatic extremes such as direct sun, wind, rain and even against theft and attack from natural enemies of the birds such as, fox, dog, cat, kite, snake, etc. The birds also should be protected against external parasites like ticks, lice, mice, etc.