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How To Take Care of Birds In Heat Period

Every farmer must endeavour to adjust to every temperature change because the temperature of birds generally requires attention to avoid losing birds as a result of heat stress. Farmers are adviced to have good thermometer to enable them know when temperature changes. Animals that live in captivity do not fully develop their instinct to cope with heat, which is why…

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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…