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Floor temperature affects broiler performance

Broilers get a better start on a warm floor, grow faster and have improved feed conversion than on a cold floor. That is the outcome of a Dutch field trial.

This article can also be found at World Poultry Volume 20 number 3. To view the article online simply click on the link below.

Keywords: Temperature, floor, climate, broiler, management, heating, environment



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