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3 MAJOR CAUSES OF CHICK MORTALITIES IN BROODER
Weston Acarde Bandaptai Eldoret
Every farmer desires 100% survival of chicks once he or she…Read More »
The broiler feeding process is aimed at making sure that the bird, being raised for meat, attains the desired weight at the time of slaughter. To attain this, the correct feeding schedule must be followed, day by…Read More »
PRECAUTIONS FOR POULTRY VACCINATION
I. Vaccine should have been manufactured by a reputed company
which follows the rigid path, standards for vaccines production.
2. Vaccines should be purchased from a shop that has
refrigeration and freezer facilities.
3. Vaccine should not have passed its expiry at printed on its…
Characteristics and benefits of Rainbow Rooster/Kuroiler.
The birds mature between 3-4 months and attain an average of 2 Kgs live weight. This enables a farmer to sell the birds for meat or sell the roosters and keep the hens for egg production. The hens will start laying at 5 months of age when…Read More »
Immunosuppression in poultry causes and control
Published on: 8/9/2021
The immune system combats the antigens and ensures the good health status of the bird. It identifies almost all disease-causing agents, from viruses to parasitic worms, and differentiates them from the body´s cells and tissues… Read More »
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The broiler is a breed that grows very…Read More »
Chickens stop laying eggs for a variety of reasons. Hens may lay fewer eggs due to light, stress, poor nutrition, molt or age. Some of these reasons are natural responses, while others can be fixed with simple changes and egg laying…Read More »
COLD SEASON ALERT
Mvua inaeza sababisha mafuriko eneo lako
Ensure the chicken house is dry well ventilated during the season
Provide enough warmth for chicks during the cold season… Read More »
East Africa and Kenya in particular are experiencing tremendous growth in poultry farming as the region steadfast grows towards achieving food security.
kukuchic limited, a private poultry breeder company have a hatchery capacity of up to 200000 chicks per month.
The company strives to empower farmers one at a time the approach is the provision…Read More »
Mary Mathuli, a farmer in Wote, Makueni County has excelled in poultry farming with her farm becoming a model for others after switching from rearing kienyeji (traditional) chicken to Rainbow Rooster chicken.
Mathuli who started with 10 birds in 2016 currently has more than 1,300 chickens which she sells to farmers and a local non-governmental…Read More »