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At what age does a hen start laying eggs?
Around how many weeks is this?
How long do hens continue to lay on average after the first egg?
Around many weeks is this?
Hen lay fewer eggs as the near what period?
Egg production commences at about ___ weeks of age,
reaching a peak at about ___-____ weeks of age
it is thus a usual routine practice to replace the layers at the age of ___ months.
The typical production cycle lasts ___-___ months
What are the three distinct phases of the typical production cycle?
Which phase lasts from 0-2 months (0-8 weeks)
which phases lasts from the 9th-20th week of age? (3 month duration)
It is important to provide appropriate care between weeks ___-___ as their reproductive organs develop during this period
which phase occurs at around 18 weeks old when they begin to produce?
birds typically lay for a _______ (spell out) month period
starting when they are about ___ weeks old
and lasting until they are about ___ weeks old
On average a bird produces ____ (spell out) egg per day
In the period from 22-42 weeks of age, the layer is expected to increase production from zero to a peak of approximately ___% production
In the period from 22-42 weeks of age, the layer is expected to increase in _____ weight
In the period from 22-42 weeks of age, the layer is expected to produce eggs of gradually increasing size from about ___ g per egg to ___ g
In the period from 43-62 weeks of age, the layer is expected to decrease production by __%
In the period from ___ weeks and on that the egg production is less than 65%
In hot and humid climate, hybrids can produce between ___-___ eggs per year
In temperate climate, hybrids can produce between ___-___ eggs per year
On average, a bird produces ___ eggs over a twelve month period
this is a weekly production rate of ___ eggs per bird
When less than 65% of the flock are laying eggs, it may become ___________ to retain the birds
feed costs and sales of _______ birds for meat must be considered as well as prices for eggs
According to the breeding program in broiler breeding, around ___% of the selected traits are related to reproduction and fitness
growth and yield include traits as percent of ____ and ____ of the meat
during the incubation period, the first check to verify the uncubation has begun in the hen is around day
and duck around day
HintAnswer
during the last three days of incubation, the most common cause of death is
on day
in the last three days of incubation mortality increases as the consequence of
a good laying flock management consists of high level supervision of the laying flocks between the age of ___-___ weeks of age
lighting is an important factor for bird's weight until ____ (spell) weeks of age
at the beginning of the laying period, laying hens requre a minimum of _________ (spell) hours of light
in the process of production of hybrid lines of poultry, the basis of each new formed line are
which category of poultry is commerciallly available?
broiler production is within the range of ____ (spell) +/- 7 days
vaccination is/isn't a good substitute for good flock health management
signs of abnormality in ________ is one of the first signs of disease
increased to ___ (12/18) hours at ___ (12/20) weeks of age. increased gradually (15-20 min per week) until the max desired light is reached
the general principle involved in providing light for laying hens is sometimes/never decrease the amount of light while the flock is in production
laying hens require a minimum of (14/18) hours of light per day. controlled lighting systems use a max of (15/17) hours of light per day
some advantages of poultry production
some advantages of poultry production
vsome advantages of poultry production
some advantages of poultry production
some advantages of poultry production
some advantages of poultry production
some advantages of poultry production
some disadvantages of poultry production
some disadvantages of poultry production
some disadvantages of poultry production
some disadvantages of poultry production
some disadvantages of poultry production
in ______ mating, fertility is high and the sex ratio is important
if the breed is lighter, then one rooster can mate with more/fewer females
fertility is highest (90%) in poultry, followed by ____ (85-90%), then _____ (75-80%)
ten hens to one cock are permitted to mate and live freely in ___ mating
____ mating consists of keeping the cocks and hen in a separate pen
this has high/low fertility and high/low number of offspring
this takes more/less time and more/less labor
HintAnswer
the number of saleable chickens that hatch from all incubated eggs
the process by which fertile eggs are subjected to conditions suitable for the initiation and sustaining of embryonic development and hatching of strong, healthy chickens
a ______ hen is a hen which is prepared to sit on her egg for three full weeks (21 days)
name the types of incubators
name the types of incubators
name the types of incubators
name the types of incubators
transfer eggs at day 18 from the ____ to the ____ trays
what method will you use to transfer the eggs
tranfer the eggs _____ to avoid cooling
at transfer, ____ and remove any ____ eggs which includes dead or infertile eggs
in this stage, shells have become more _____ because the embryo use some of the shell calcium for skeletal development
___ and dry hatcher trays before transferring eggs
dispose of rot and ________ eggs in a container with disinfectants
follow ________'s recommendations when using in-ovo egg injection systems to administer vaccines
five major functions that are involved in incubation
five major functions that are involved in incubation
five major functions that are involved in incubation
five major functions that are involved in incubation
five major functions that are involved in incubation
the oxygen content in the setter remains about 21%, for every 1% drop in oxygen there is a _____ reduction in hatchability
artificially incubating eggs should be held iwth their small/large ends up
turning is not required in the ____ room
the chick uses a sharp ____ _____ to break the egg shell
timing of candling: first check
timing of candling: second check
timing of candling: third check
good commercial production for broiler on days 0-21 with weight _____ g
good commercial production for broiler on days 21-43 with weight ____ kg
age of broiler at the end of fattening period
how many weeks is this?

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