Managing pullets for extended layer life, improved productivity and shell quality

    Managing pullets for extended layer life, improved productivity and shell quality

    Scientist holding egg improved productivity and shell quality

    The aim of this project is to understand how different lighting regimes and diets during rearing, either used singularly or together, can improve flock uniformity, egg production and persistency of production, egg size and egg quality, from 16 to 90+ weeks.

     

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    Free range farm with two people