POUL 2020- Midterm Exam Guide - Comprehensive Notes for the exam ( 19 pages long!)

65 views19 pages

Document Summary

Georgia is #7 poultry producing in the world. Domesticated birds that are incorporated within a commercial enterprise with the goal of producing beneficial products to man (i. e food) 2015: almost 9 billion broilers; 50 million lbs; 90 billion $ Table eggs (usa): 12. 5 billion $; 100 billion eggs. No religious controversy with poultry like there is with pork and beef. Fcr (feed conversion ratio)- chickens have a very good fcr: broiler ~ 1. 8 fcr aka cheaper to produce, healthier/leaner protein source, pork~ 3, beef~ 6. 5. Birds that fit the poultry definition include: chickens, turkeys, ducks, geese, swans, Poultry science is the multidiscipline study of the principles and practices of rearing live poultry (poultry production), slaughtering, and business management. Optimizing the diet to feed the birds- this is how we have come so far with our birds we have now days compared to earlier years.

Get access

Grade+20% off
$8 USD/m$10 USD/m
Billed $96 USD annually
Homework Help
Study Guides
Textbook Solutions
Class Notes
Textbook Notes
Booster Class
40 Verified Answers
Win an iPhone 13
Get a subscription and follow @oneclass.store on TikTok for a chance to win an iPhone 13. Learn more

Related Documents