Effects of strain and different skip-a-day feed restriction periods on the growth performance of broiler chickens


The effects of 6, 10 and 14 days of skip-a-day feed removal during the starter and grower periods on the growth performance of Ross 308 and Hubbard broiler chickens were studied in a 49-day production period. Ross 308 was superior to Hubbard in weight gain, market weight and feed utilization but consumed more feed, deposited more abdominal fat and had a… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s11250-010-9775-z


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