Turkish Journal of Veterinary & Animal Sciences
This study was caried out to determine the effects of weighing, after 0 or 18 hours of starvation period of chicks and at intervals of 1 or 2 week or at the end of starter and finisher period on the live weight and feed convertion rate of broilers. In conclusion, weighing at intervals 2 weeks of broilers which fed continously to the slaughter resulted the greatest live weight and also feed convertion rate.
Weighing, broiler, live weight gain, feed convertion ratio
KAHRAMAN, RECEP; ALP, MÜJDAT; KOCABAĞLI, NEŞE; and IRMAK, GÜLCAN (1999) "The Effect of Various Weighing Procedurs on Broiler Performance Evaluation," Turkish Journal of Veterinary & Animal Sciences: Vol. 23: No. 10, Article 11. Available at: https://journals.tubitak.gov.tr/veterinary/vol23/iss10/11