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Poultry Signals (English edition)
Do you recognise the signals your chickens are giving? And do you know what to do if, for example, there are too many floor-laid eggs or if the chicks are spilling too much feed? Do you know the difference between abnormal, runny droppings and healthy caecal droppings? And how do you recognise thirsty chickens when the flock has just been set up?You'll find all this information and more in our Poultry Signals edition.
Layer Signals (English edition)
Layer Signals is a practical guide that shows you how to pick up the signals given by your animals at an early stage, how to interpret them and which action to take. Poultry Signals® presents practical knowledge of animal oriented poultry farming in an easy, accessible format.
Broiler Signals (English edition)
The book Broiler Signals follows the cycle on a broiler farm. Every stage is discussed and important aspects are highlighted. This broiler focused management will improve the production and welfare of the broilers and thus the poultry farmer’s economic results.
Broiler Signals is a practical guide that shows you how to pick up the signals given by your animals at an early stage, how to interpret them and what action to take.
Egg Signals (English edition)
Egg Signals uses 650 photographs and images to illustrate the basis of thinking about quality, and describes how to act accordingly. This book employs real-life cases taken directly from practice, leading to satisfied poultry professionals and happy consumers!
For more info on eggs: www.eggsignals.com
Turkey Signals (English edition)
Turkey Signals follows the cycle on a commercial turkey farm. The book describes how turkey focused management will improve production and welfare of the turkeys and thus the turkey farmer’s financial results.
Turkey Signals is a practical guide that shows you how to pick up the signals given by your animals at an early stage, how to interpret them and what action to take. This is a book with over 850 hotographs and illustrations; a must-have for anyone involved in turkey farming.
Broiler Meat Signals (English edition)
Broiler Meat Signals contains practical information about broilers and all further steps in processing. With practical tools and modern insights to guarantee an efficient produced, safe, healthy and tasty product.
Broiler Meat Signals is part of the Poultry Signals series©.
For more info on broiler meat: www.broilermeatsignals.com
Breeder Signals (English edition)
Breeder Signals contains practical information about broiler breeders to ensure a maximum production of first grade hatching eggs. With practical tools and modern insights to optimise sexual behaviour, fertility, egg production, and hatchability, based on the look-think-act approach. Feathering provides you signals about the quality of your flock. Too nice? Then they are hardly mating. Too little? These hens will not mate since it will be painful. The book follows the day-old-chick arriving at the rearing house towards the laying period up to egg transport to the hatchery.
Hatchery Signals (English edition)
Hatchery Signals explains all factors that affect hatchability and chick quality. Starting at the breeder farm, the focus is on egg quality and embryo viability. Optimal egg storage and transport to the hatchery are shown, and ways to improve embryo survival during prolonged storage are described. During the incubation period you have to fulfil the requirements of the embryo to support optimum development at all times. This book provides guidelines and advice on how to improve offspring performance. New developments and innovations in and around the hatchery, like early feeding strategies and farm hatching concepts are presented.