Lighting of Poultry Technical Articles

Management

Article published the June 10, 2021:

Effect of age at photostimulation on sexual maturation in broiler breeder pullets

INTRODUCTION Genetic selection programs emphasizing broiler growth, breast muscle deposition, and feed efficiency traits over the past 30 yr have led to a rate of change that has not slowed (Havenstein et al.,...
Author/s :
Martin ZuidhofRobert Renema
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Article published the March 3, 2021:

Optimization of age in Japanese quail at photo stimulation for better egg quality and hatching results

Light plays an important role in controlling the age at sexual maturity in birds; attaining sexual maturity at an appropriate age and weight is the key to reproductive success and the present study was an effor...
Author/s :
Athar Mahmud Dr. Sohail AhmadJibran Hussain Muhammad WaqasSyed Ali Haider
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Article published the January 27, 2021:

The effect of supplementary ultraviolet wavelengths on the performance of broiler chickens

INTRODUCTION Despite superior color vision, hue discrimination, and motion detection, broiler chickens are typically kept in lighting conditions deemed suitable for humans. Environments tailored to poultry vis...
Author/s :
Charlotte JamesJulian Wiseman
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Article published the January 20, 2021:

A bird's eye view: the chicken visual system

Avian species rely heavily on vision to provide them with necessary information about their surroundings. Chickens rely on their sense of vision to recognize: Other chickens. Predators. Another chicken's...
Author/s :
Anna MagnaterraLeonie JacobsMarisa ErasmusPrafulla RegmiShawna Weimer
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Article published the January 14, 2019:

Light Management in Breeder: know more…

KEY POINTS Birds ‘reproductive cycle is controlled by changes in day length called as Photoperiod. Birds perceive this photoperiod in two ways: a) Through retinal of the eye to visual cortex and pitu...
Author/s :
Dr Pooja Bhardwaj
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Article published the June 29, 2017:

Research on the Influence of the Light and Compound Feed on Growth Performance into Young Quail Mixed Eggs-meat Population of Balotesti During 28-56 Days

Author/s :
Talaat Mostafa  El-Sheikh
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Article published the October 28, 2016:

The Effect of Photoperiod, Light Intensity and Wattage Power on Egg Components and Egg Quality

INTRODUCTION The influence of light is a resultant of period, intensity, and colour and wattage power of the lamp. Classen and Riddell, 1989 [4] suggested that birds exposed to increasing photoperiod appeared ...
Author/s :
Talaat Mostafa  El-Sheikh
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Article published the July 6, 2016:

Harmonising Management and Housing with Poultry Behaviour

Introduction Despite domestication and intensive genetic selection, commercial poultry retain the need to perform their natural behaviours. Conventional broiler housing often provides little opportunity for a ...
Author/s :
Kate Blaszak
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Article published the April 4, 2014:

Photostimulation effects on reproductive activities of domestic birds

The role of light in biological activities associated with avian growth and reproduction is very well known. Light quality can be defined by three criteria: 1) daily pattern of lightdark exposure; photoperiod, ...
Author/s :
Prof. Israel Rozenboim
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Article published the October 15, 2013:

Lighting Programs in Broiler Breeders and Dark Out

Providing an optimal light program during pullet rearing and breeder production starts with understanding how chickens are stimulated by light. Light intensity, light coloring and day length all play ...
Author/s :
Susan Watkins
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3050 6
 
 
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