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Poultry Welfare / Broiler Husbandry
on November 23, 2021

How to control early chick mortality in the broiler house

Broiler mortality usually peaks 3-4 days after placement but with the proper care and attention, growers can keep the number of lost chicks low.

Keeping early chick mortality low is essential for profitable broiler production and there are numerous checks and measure that producers can take to ensure chick survival

 Excessive broiler mortality can have a significant impact on profit margins for both growers and integrators. Producers should take precautions early in order…

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