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Chick size matters

Recent studies indicate that there are positive correlations between the length of newly-hatched chicks and their subsequent performance. These results could influence traditional ideas about what typifies good results in incubation.

 

This article can also be found at World Poultry Volume 22 number 5.

Keywords: Hatchery, incubation, chick length, chick quality

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