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Feed restriction effects during the laying period on the reproductive performance of Taiwan country breeder hens

Lin ChengYong; Lin YihFwu; Hsu ALi

Journal of Taiwan Livestock Research 36(1): 1-10

2003


Accession: 003769230

This study was conducted to determine the effects of feed restriction during the laying period on the reproductive performance of country breeder hens. A total of 243 hens (18 weeks old) were randomly allocated to three feeding trials: ad libitum feeding, 85 and 92% feeding consumption. Each treatment group was composed of 81 hens divided into three replicates. The experiment was conducted until 82 weeks of age.

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