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This Season of Heat Stress in Poultry

Heat is produced by essential bodily processes (metabolism) which include maintenance, growth and egg production. Heat production is affected by body weight, species and breed, level of production, level of feed intake, feed quality and, to a an extent, by the amount of activity and exercise.Heat is generated when there is an increase in temperature may be as a result…

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Good Feeding Management Practices in Poultry

There are good feeding practices that farmers abuse, thinking that they are not necessary,  while sometimes they do or neglect them ignorantly and along the line they encounter problems such as reduced weight, disease outbreak,  poor growth etc. There are some good feeding practices that seems common but they are very important, some say you can apply common sense, but at times…

HOW TO MANAGE and CONTROL PESTS IN YOUR POULTRY FARM

Pest’s management practices in poultry Pests are those creatures that are not wanted in the poultry environments especially, inside the poultry house. Pests are unwanted creatures because they fight against the progress of the poultry farmers by destroying the health of their birds which is their main target in business. Some pests are more deadly than some diseases. Every farmer…

Disease Prevention and Bio-security in poultry management

You cannot talk of bio-security in poultry production without considering the environment of the birds and the birds’ environment include all the things around the birds both living and non-living and they involve the following; feeding troughs, water troughs, feeds, water, the poultry floor, drugs, temperature ranges, light source e.t.c. Bio-security simply means the important measures taken to prevent and…

How to increase productivity in poultry production

In order to achieve a tremendous success and profit in poultry production, there are some key factors that must be properly managed. Such factors include those things that supports life, believe me, birds are living things, they also require the basic necessities of life to survive, grow well, live healthy, reproduce and probably give you the rearer or the farmer…

Digitalization to transform poultry farming industry in Nigeria and Africa!

You cannot achieve food security without optimizing investment finance, production and market for farmers. And you cannot serve as many farmers as possible without leveraging technology and grow digital in this digital age! City Digital Consults deploys agricultural technology solutions in Nigeria. Our productwww.docpol.com is the Nigeria’s first digital poultry farming help, marketplace and investment platform designed to collect data from small…

POULTRY DISEASES- Mareks Disease

Marek's disease is a highly contagious viral neoplastic disease in chickens. It is one of the most common problems we see in a flock of small birds. It causes great distress as it is often seen in pullets between 12 and 20 weeks of age and it will be fatal.CauseMareks is caused by a Herpes virus which can survive for…

www.docpol.com of City Digital Consults announced as a Finalist at the Pitch AgriHack 2019

The stage is set for the 2019 iteration of the Pitch AgriHack competition. 20 judges have completed the evaluation of semi-finalist start-ups and have selected the finalists. The judges are industry experts (ICT and agriculture), entrepreneurs and investors coming from Africa and beyond. Finalists have been selected using ten criteria: proposed solution, agricultural problems addressed, unique value proposition, team composition,…

UPDATED PRICES OF DOC FOR MONDAY 8TH JULY 2019

NOILER #220*BROILERS*Repute #240BTA #240NPG , #240Fidan -#240,Globus #240,Sabtech #255,Vatex - #245,Bachelor #245,Dahmas- #245,Chi - #245,Amo- #245,Zartech- #240,Sayed #260,Agrited #260,Male line #280..for now.*PULLETS:*Amo #265,Zartech #265,Crown #265,fidan #265,CHI #260Plain #260,Agrited #260*Black pullet* : #245*Cockerels -*white #2Black #150*TURKEY*Local Turkey - #600,Foreign Turkey/Exotic Turkey #1600

UPDATED PRICES FOR DAY OLD CHICKS ON THURSDAY 20TH OF JUNE, 2019

*BROILERS* BTA #280Agrited: 320Sayed: 310CHI:290AMO: 290Zartech: 295Fidan:290NPG:290Nastech: 290Vertex:290Supreme: 290Olam:290Cascada:290Farm support :290Bachelor:290*PULLETS*AMO: 260Zartech: 260Agrited: 260Olam(Chikun): 250CHI: 260Black pullets: #240NOILERS: 220White Cockerel: 25Black Cockerel: 145*TURKEY*LOCAL TURKEY POULTS: #550 FOREIGN TURKEY POULTS : #15506weeks local turkey: #16008weeks local turkey: #1800Guinea fowl keets: #900

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