Effect of specific gravity and flock age on hatching traits in broiler breeders


Ipek A. , Sahan Ü.

TURKISH JOURNAL OF VETERINARY & ANIMAL SCIENCES, vol.25, no.6, pp.817-821, 2001 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 25 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 2001
  • Title of Journal : TURKISH JOURNAL OF VETERINARY & ANIMAL SCIENCES
  • Page Numbers: pp.817-821

Abstract

This experiment was carried out to determine the effects of specific gravity and breeder age on egg weight loss during incubation. and on the hatchability and embryonic mortality of broiler breeders. The eggs from Ross commercial broiler breeder flocks were collected (age 34 and 59 weeks).