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How to... Individually weigh broilers from 21-28 days onwards by Aviagen

04 June 2018

The Broiler How To series provides practical, hands-on, step-by-step advice on key management topics for broilers.

Individual bird weights  should be taken at least weekly from 21 days of age. 

Accurate average body weight and coefficient of variation (CV%) data are essential to estimate the correct age for processing and ensuring the maximum number of birds fall into the desired weight bands at depletion. 

  

Aviagen Boiler How Tos:

This information is taken from Broiler How To 6- How to individually weigh broilers from 21-28 days onwards.

The Broiler How To series provides practical, hands-on, step-by-step advice on key management topics for broilers.

  1. How to set up a spot brooding circle
  2. How to set up whole-house brooding
  3. How to monitor temperature and relative humidity (RH)
  4. How to assess crop fill
  5. How to bulk weigh broilers between 0 and 21 days onwards
  6. How to individually weigh broilers from 21-28 days onwards.

Please visit www.aviagen.com or contact your local representative to get copies of the Broiler How To documents or to obtain further information.



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