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Effect of egg size on hatchability of broiler chicks
An experiment was conducted to determine the effect of egg size on hatchability, posthatch performance and carcass traits of broiler chicks. A total of 198 hatchable Anak broiler eggs comprising ofExpand
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The influence of supplementary light on Dorper lambs fed intensively
The objective of this trial was to quantify the differences in average daily gain (ADG), backfat thickness (BFT), eye muscle area (EMA), fat thickness (FT) on different body parts, the feedExpand
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Chemical evaluation of cocoa by-products
The four main by-products from cocoa―cocoa husk, cocoa shell, cocoa cake and cocoa dust―were chemically evaluated and compared to determine their usefulness in poultry and livestock feeds. TheExpand
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Effect of substituting pork backfat with rind on quality characteristics of pork sausage.
A study was conducted in which pork backfat in pork sausage was replaced with rind at 0, 33, 66 and 100% levels. The high moisture and high protein content of rind consequently influenced theExpand
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Hatchability of chicken eggs as influenced by turning frequency in hurricane lantern incubator
An experiment was conducted to determine the influence of turning frequency of chicken eggs on hatchability in hurricane lantern incubator. There were four treatments in which eggs were not turned inExpand
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Whole hatchery waste meal as alternative protein and calcium sources in broiler diets
A study was conducted in which processed whole hatchery waste meal (WHWM) replaced fish meal (FM), protein for protein, in broiler diets at 0, 10, 20 and 30% levels. There were 45 birds perExpand
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Types and frequency of udder shapes and abnormalities in West African Dwarf and Red Sokoto goats
A total of 423 goats comprising 246 West African Dwarf and 177 Red Sokoto (RS) goats were involved in a study to determine and classify udder shapes and abnormalities in the two breeds of goats.Expand
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Free range and deep litter poultry production systems: effect on performance, carcass yield and meat composition of cockerel chickens
This study was carried out on 150 cockerel chickens each of Harco Black and Novogen strains to determine their performance, carcass yield and meat composition on free range and deep litter productionExpand
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Pelletized feed of different particle sizes: effects on performance, carcass characteristics and intestinal morphology of two strains of broiler chicken.
This study was conducted to determine the effects of feeding pelletized feeds of different particle sizes on the performance, carcass characteristics and intestinal morphology of two strains ofExpand
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