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on January 25, 2021

Managing light in cage-free houses essential to performance

Additional lighting issues can arise in housing systems where birds move freely, and there are four aspects to consider when mitigating these challenges.

"Lighting can be a powerful management tool for poultry," said Aaron Stephan, Ph.D., director of biological research with Once Inc. by Signify during the "Using light as a management tool to impact performance in layers and breeders" TechTalk on the International Production & Processing Expo Marketplace.

"In breeder and…

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