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Principles of commercial poultry breeding

I. Michael Lerner

Principles of commercial poultry breeding

a semi-technical account of recent developments in genetics applied to breeding for the improvement of economic traits in poultry. For the breeder, the hatcheryman, and the commercial poultryman.

by I. Michael Lerner

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Published by University of California, College of Agriculture, Agricultural Experiment Station and Extension Service in Berkeley .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Poultry -- Breeding,
  • Heredity

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 47.

    The Physical Object
    Pagination47 p.
    Number of Pages47
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18624155M
    LC Control Number52010449
    OCLC/WorldCa8893837

    A garage or pantry is often the best option. Environmental, nutritional and genetic factors affecting embryogenesis. The book covers all the commercially important poultry species, including turkeys, quail, guinea fowls, ducks and geese, but the main emphasis is on the domestic fowl. If you select weak eggs, this trait will be passed on down the generations and hatchability and chick quality will suffer.

    They should be stored pointed end down and turned through 90 degrees twice a day. Basic understanding of evaluation principles, form-to-function, expected progeny differences, and performance records of beef cattle, swine, and sheep. The hanging should be done in a way that the birds may not damage their wings from the nearby metal and also kept safe through the use of breast comforters. It even has step-by-step instructions done in color pictures. The success of particular cross in a particular environment depends on its ability to adapt and perform in particular environment or climatic zone.

    Pre: ALS No previous experience necessary. Elementary dressage movements. Eggs for hatching should be checked for size, shape, colour and texture. Basic understanding of breed standards, gaits, and rules and regulations pertaining to various equine sports disciplines, from both domestic and global perspectives.


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There are chapters on bioenergetics, and methods to determine and interpret nutritional requirements. This article provides some information on how to get these things right so that you can hatch some healthy chicks to increase the size of your flock.

While practicing the artificial selection, care is taken to minimize the inbreeding, and its related consequences in the population. The images from the book should give you a feel for the presentation of the book, as you will see, there are many excellent colour photographs throughout.

Again, modern methods of sanitation, prevention, and treatment provide excellent control. The book covers all the commercially important poultry species, including turkeys, quail, guinea fowls, ducks and geese, but the main emphasis is on the domestic fowl.

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