The use of light-emitting diodes ( LED ) in commercial layer production

@inproceedings{Caldara2013TheUO,
  title={The use of light-emitting diodes ( LED ) in commercial layer production},
  author={Borille R 1 Garcia RG 2 Royer AFB 1 Santana MR 1 Colet S 1 Caldara and Almeida Paz},
  year={2013}
}
  • Borille R 1 Garcia RG 2 Royer AFB 1 Santana MR 1 Colet S 1 Caldara, Almeida Paz
  • Published 2013
Artificial lighting is one of the most powerful management tools available to commercial layer producers. Artificial light allows anticipating or delaying the beginning of lay, improving egg production, and optimizing feed efficiency. This study aimed at comparing the performance of commercial layers submitted to lighting using different LED colors or conventional incandescent lamps. The study was carried out in a layer house divided in isolated environments in order to prevent any influenced… CONTINUE READING

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