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Optimal management of slower-growing broilers under review

TAGS: Poultry
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Study results highlight importance of tailoring management practices to particular strains of broiler chickens.

Consumer concern for broiler welfare has increased interest in chicken from slower-growing broiler strains, which take longer to reach market weight, and therefore may require different management practices, such as stocking density, compared to conventional broiler production, according to a team of researchers writing in a recent edition of

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