Poultry breeding and production
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Published by J. Wiley in New York .
Written in English


  • Poultry

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Statementby Edward Brown.
The Physical Object
Pagination2 v. (864 p., 104 leaves of plates) :
Number of Pages864
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17792009M

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This book is a great classic, well worth reading. We have also reissued five additional poultry classics: The Dollar Hen by Milo Hastings. Genetics of the Fowl by F. B. Hutt. Feeding Poultry by G. F. Heuser. Poultry Breeding and Management by James Dryden. Poultry Production, 9th Edition by .   This comprehensive research book represents the first complete integration of current knowledge in this area. It addresses issues associated with poultry breeding particularly by examining quantitative and molecular genetics and the uses of transgenic technology. A special section covers the important area of disease resistance and transmission.5/5(3). Scientific and technological advancements have led to great expansion of poultry sector in last few decades. The development of genetically superior stocks capable of higher production, even under adverse climatic conditions, has transformed poultry from rural farming to full-fledged industry within 30–35 years. Increase in production volume and productivity per bird may largely be Author: Vishesh Kumar Saxena, Gautham Kolluri. poultry genetics and breeding Download poultry genetics and breeding or read online books in PDF, EPUB, Tuebl, and Mobi Format. Click Download or Read Online button to get poultry genetics and breeding book now. This site is like a library, Use search box in the widget to get ebook that you want.

FAMILY POULTRY TRAINING COURSE course, commercial poultry production will be dealt with in two specialised areas: 1. For meat (broiler) production and 2. For egg production. Hybrid chicks are only available to the small farmer through a breeding company. The. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Brown, Edward, Poultry breeding and production. London, E. Benn [] (OCoLC) Document Type. In poultry production the very efficient vertical dissemination, particularly of S. Enteritidis, through the breeding system demands a top-down eradication control strategy. Successful reduction of Salmonella in the broiler and laying hen production has been achieved by several EU countries [32]. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Brown, Edward, Poultry breeding and production. New York: J. Wiley, (OCoLC) Document Type.

Selection of Breeding Chickens. If you are breeding a specific breed, then it is only right to be selective of which cockerel you choose and which of your hens you use. Genetically, the traits of the parents will be passed down to the progeny so if you are breeding from poor quality stock you will be increasing the number of poor quality birds. About this Item: Daya Publishing House, Softcover. Condition: New. The book on Objective Poultry Science consists of 17 chapters on Poultry Production: an Overview, Fundamentals of Poultry Genetics and Breeding, Inbreeding, Heritability and Correlations, Selection Methods in Poultry Breeding, Poultry Breeding Plan, Advanced Poultry Breeding, Poultry Breeding Systems, Avian Molecular. In recent decades, poultry meat and egg production from individual birds in commercial flocks of broilers and layers has increased enormously, largely owing to genetic selection in the nucleus breeding flocks of poultry breeding companies and the rapid transfer of these gains to commercial crossbred progeny. Poultry Agskills. A basic guide to some of the skills and practices of poultry production. The book contains step-by-step instructions, diagrams, and full-colour pictures. Some of the skills included are: breed, rear or buy poultry, provide housing, collect and handle eggs, feed poultry and maintain poultry health.