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    Wood Shavings are Essential in Poultry Deep Litter…..BUT

    Wood shavings are essential in deep litter system of management; it is however important we note the following: Wood shavings is preferable and not sawdust Saw dust are finer and often cause respiratory problems Wood shavings are best not introduced before 4 – 6 weeks of brooding Newly hatch will often eat the shavings which […]

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    Do you know that environmental noise affects the performance of poultry birds?

    Do you know that environmental noise affects the performance of poultry birds? It causes reduction in: Feed Intake Feed Conversion Efficiency Adrenal Activities and Intestinal relaxation; which all ultimately affects the performance of our birds. So, take the farm away from the generator, feed-mill and other “noise creating” situations. Let’s just keep it silent on […]