Introduction: All the management practices before brooding or before receiving the chicks in other sense various measures, which we provide in preparation for new-hatched chicks arriving at our farm. We will discuss various factors, which play very important role in the process of pre-brooding management and main purpose of this process is to avoid different
Cannibalism in fowl is a costly and vicious habit that poultry producers cannot afford to ignore. Cannibalism usually occurs when the birds are stressed by a poor management practice. Once becoming stressed, one bird begins picking the feathers, comb, toes or vent of another bird. Once an open wound or blood is visible on the
THE STRUCTURE OF THE EGG To be well informed of the factors influencing the quality of the egg (both hatching egg and consumer egg) and those of the incubation and hatching process it is necessary to know the structure of the egg. Below you will find a rough enumeration of the most important parts.