A nutritionist’s view of feathering

A well-feathered group of Cobb broiler breeders.

Quality of feather cover in broiler breeder hens, especially during the production period, is important for the hen’s willingness to mate. SUTTISAK BOONYOUNG* focuses on potential nutritional points that may be direct or indirect causes of feathering issues.

Feathers account for approximately 3%...

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