Hatchery production

MISSING IMAGE

Material Information

Title:
Hatchery production
Some issues called:
Special ... hatchery report
Physical Description:
v. : ; 22-28 cm.
Language:
English
Creator:
United States -- Crop Reporting Board
Publisher:
United States Crop Reporting Board
Place of Publication:
Washington, D.C
Publication Date:
Frequency:
monthly, with special reports
monthly
normalized irregular

Subjects

Subjects / Keywords:
Poultry -- Hatcheries -- Statistics -- Periodicals -- United States   ( lcsh )
Chicks -- Statistics -- Periodicals -- United States   ( lcsh )
Genre:
federal government publication   ( marcgt )
statistics   ( marcgt )
periodical   ( marcgt )

Notes

Dates or Sequential Designation:
Began with: Jan. 1948
Dates or Sequential Designation:
Ceased with Nov. or Dec. 1969.

Record Information

Source Institution:
University of Florida
Rights Management:
All applicable rights reserved by the source institution and holding location.
Resource Identifier:
oclc - 01781240
lccn - sc 78000027
issn - 0093-0121
ocm01781240
Classification:
ddc - 353
System ID:
AA00010659:00013

Related Items

Preceded by:
Hatchery report
Succeeded by:
Hatchery production, annual revisions
Succeeded by:
Eggs, chickens and turkeys

Full Text
a i "t K I










January 1964
SI F bruary 14, 1964


Chick Production

Chick production by hatcheries during January 1964 was 211, 445, 000
compared with 206, 292, 000 in January 1963, according to the Crop Report-
ing Board. Broiler chicks totaled 180, 275, 000--up 3 percent from January
last year. Broiler-type eggs in incubators on February 1 were up 3 percent
from February 1 last year indicating that the hatch of broiler chicks will be
larger in February 1964 than in February 1963.

There were 31,170, 000 egg-type chicks hatched in January 1964--about
the same as in January 1963. Increases were 22 percent in the West North
Central and 5 percent in the East North Central States. In the South Central
States hatchings were about the same as in January last year. Decreases
from January last year were 6 percent in the South Atlantic and 4 percent in
the North Atlantic and West. The number of egg-type eggs in incubators on
February 1, 1964 was down 6 percent from February 1 last year indicating
a smaller egg-type hatch in February 1964 than in February 1963.


Poults Hatched

Heavy breed poults hatched in January 1964 totaled 3,198, 000--up 18
percent from January 1963. The hatch of heavy white breeds totaled
1, 859, 000--an increase of 23 percent. The hatch of other heavy breeds
(mostly broad-breasted bronze) totaled 1, 339, 000--an increase of 11 percent.
Production of light breed poults totaled 627, 000--up 4 percent from January
last year. The number of heavy breed eggs in incubators on February 1, 1964
was down 2 percent from February 1 last year indicating a smaller heavy type
hatch in February than a year ago. The number of light breed eggs in incu-
bators on February 1 was 10 percent larger than on February 1 last year in-
dicating a larger light breed hatch in February this year than in February 1963.


UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE
Statistical Reporting Service Crop Reporting Board
Pou 1-1 (2-64) Washington, D. C.




Broiler and egg-type chicks hatched by commercial hatcheries

State During January
and : Broiler-type Egg-type
division 1963 1964 : 1963 1964
Thousands Thousands Thousands Thousands
Maine 5,138 5,539 268 352
N. H. 1,040 824 285 196
Vt. 1 0 40 56
Mass. & R.I. ~: 1,010 623 705 860
Conn. 1,563 1,687 764 595
N. Y. 165 120 1,300 1,550
N. J. 151 150 880 625
Pa. 3,947 3,714 2,482 2,193
N. A. 13,015 12,657 6,724 6,427
Ohio 850 700 1,300 1,400
Ind. 2,747 2,229 1,248 1,489
Ill. 149 96 1,131 817
Mich. 470 490 700 1,050
Wis. 900 750 450 300
E. N. C. 5,116 4,265 4,829 5,056
Minn. 1,017 992 640 669
Iowa 400 180 510 1,000
Mo. 5,498 4,374 360 209
N. Dak. / 26 26
S. Dak. 2 2125 190
Nebr. 36 38 401 437
Kans. 250 220 240 280
W. N. 2/7,201 2/5,804 2,302 2,811
Del. 6,541 7,230 3 3/
Md. 11,234 11,916 104 105
Va. 5,111 5,226 430 373
W. Va. 315 299 3/ 3/
N. C. 17,084 17,683 794 769
S. C. 1,593 1,439 481 364
Ga. 30,290 31,939 1,601 1,332
Fla. : 1,401 1,326 1,366 1,520
S. A. 73569 77,058 3/4,782 3/4,479
Ky. : 530 110 244 160
Tenn. 3,300 3,326 600 383
Ala. : 17,261 19,521 440 856
Miss. 12,171 13,081 693 977
Ark. 19,549 20,364 848 973
La. : 2,190 2,596 164 115
Okla. 766 669 224 218
Texas : 11,528 12,217 1,757 1,271
S. C. 67,295 71,884 4,970 4,953
Idaho : 364 425 103 61
Colo. 2 6 127 148
Utah 142 150 124 104
Wash. 1,165 1,452 804 945
Oreg. 900 971 252 166
Calif. 6,066 5,470 6,050 5,739
West. 8,678 8,493 7,604 7,324
48 states 4/174,874 4/180,161 4/31,211 4/31,050
Hawaii 116 114 91 120
U. s. 174,990 180,275 31,302 31,170
/ Massachusetts and Rhode Island combined to avoid disclosing individual operations.
2/ To avoid disclosing individual operations West North Central total includes North and
South Dakota. / South Atlantic total includes Delaware and West Virginia. 4/ West total
includes Montana, Wyoming, New Mexico, and Arizona.


-2 -





Total chicks hatched by commercial hatcheries
State During January
and Average : 1: 196
division 1958-62 1963 19
: Thousands Thousands Thousands

Maine :5,235 5,406 5,891
N.H. 1,490 1,325 1,020
Vt. 45 41 56
Mass. & R.I. I/ : 2,311 1,715 1,483
Conn. 3,646 2,327 2,282
N.Y. 1,893 1,465 1,670
N.J. 2,343 1,031 775
Pa. ,004 6,429 5,907
N.A. 23,96, 19,739 19,054
Ohio 2,572 2,150 2,100
Ind. : 6,101 3,995 3,718
Ill. :1,967 1,280 913
Mich. 1,240 1,170 1,540
Wis. 1700I 1, 30 1,050
E.N.C. 13, 51 9,945 9,321
Minn. 970 1,657 1,661
Iowa :1,096 910 1,180
Mo. 6,160 5,858 4,583
N.Dak. 2 2
S.Dak.
Nebr. 51 437 475
Kans. 532 490 500
W.N.C. 2/ 9,439,503 2 61
Del. ]
Md. 9,707 11,338 12,021
Va. 6,807 5,541 5,599
W.Va. /
N.C. 13,899 17,878 18,452
S.C. 2,175 2,074 1,803
Ga. 29,450 31,891 33,271
Fla. 2,623 2,767 2,846
S.A. 3/72,085 /78,351 3/ 81537
Ky. 1,057 774 270
Tenn. 3,874 3,900 3,709
Ala. 12,947 17,701 20,377
Miss. :9,744 12,864 14,058
Ark. 14,403 20,397 21,337
La. 1,945 2,354 2,711
Okla. 978 990 887
Texas :11,733 13,285 13,488
S.C. 56,60 72,265 76,837
Idaho :377 467 48
Colo. 185 129 154
Utah 321 266 254
Wash. 2,120 1,969 2,397
Oreg. 1,510 1,152 1,137
Calif. 10,154 12,116 11209
West : 4/ 14,905 4/ 16,282 4/ 15,817
48 States 190,654 206,085 211.211
Hawaii 183 207 234
U. S. 190,836 206,292 211,445
Massachusetts and Rhode Island combined to avoid disclosing individual operations.
/ To avoid disclosing individual operations West North Central total includes North and
South Dakota.
South Atlantic total includes Delaware and West Virginia.
West total includes Montana, Wyoming, New Mexico and Arizona.


-3-




Baby chicks and turkey poults: Average prices paid to commercial hatcheries, January 1, 1964


-- : B Baby chicks, per 100 :
State : Broiler : Egg-type pullets :


and
division :


Maine
N.H.
Vt.
Mass.
R. I.
Conn.
N.E.
N.Y.
N.J.
Pa.
M.A.
Ohio
Ind.
Ill.
Mich.
Wis.
E.N.C.
Minn.
Iowa
Mo.
Nebr.
Kans.
W.N.C.
Del.
Ma.
va. I
W. Va.
N.C.
S.C. 1/
Ga.
Fl*.
S.A.
Ky.
Tenn.
Ala.
Miss.
E.S.C.
Ark.
La.
Okla.
Texas
W.S.C.
Mont.
Idaho
Colo.
Ariz.
Utah
Mount.
Wash. /
oreg. Y
alif. 1/
Hawaii
Pac.
U.S.


breeds
straight run
Dol.

12.0
13.0
12.0
12.0
1/ 11.0


S Pure :


Breeds
Dol.
32.5
33.5
32.0
34.5
32.5
31.5


Incross breeds:
(hybrids)
Dol.

40.5

42.5

42.5


Heavy
White
Ct.





81


10.9 331 42.0 --- --- ---
11.5 37.5 51.0 -
12.5 35.5 46.5 90 ---
/ 12.5 37.5 49.0 --- 1/65 1/ 40
12.5 T.3 49.2 --- 85 ---
S12.5 42.0 55.0 -
11.5 30.5 48.5 -- 45
12.5 43.0 56.0
13.0 38.0 52.0 -- 65 50
12.0 39.0 53.0 52 --- ---
12.0 3. 52.7 -- 48.9
.5 42.5 53.0 / 57 I 4 42
10.0 40.0 52.0 58 ---
/ 8.5 28.5 54.0 --- 70 4"
17.0 36.0 52.0 -
10.0 34.0 52.0o --
9.1 39.9 52.6 57.0 --
1 11.0 --- --- -- --- -
/ 10.6 -- -
9.3 39.0 54.0 69 -- 41
1/9.5 --- --- --- ---
S8.8 32.0 46.0 60 60
9.2 34.0 -- 65 65
I 9.0 33.0 48.0 --- 70
S10.0 37.0 47.0 --- --- 45
9.4 34.7 48.5 64.2 61.9 41.7
9.5 38.0 46.0 --- --
8.8 30.0 40.0 ---
S8.9 35.0 41.0
I/ 8.0 35.0 45.0 -- --
8.6 34.6 43.3 --- --- ---
1/ 8.9 36.0 47.0 62 60 45
1/ 8.9 40.0 --- --- --- ---
11.0 34.5 53.0 --- --- ---
1/ 9.2 3. 1.0 1/60 1/ 59 ---
9.0 36.0 49.2 60.4------


12.5
15.0

12.0
12.4
12.5
13.0
11.5
23.4
12.4
9.6


38.0
39.5
37.0
37.0
36.0
37.6.
3.55
35.0
31.5
45.4

35.9


48.0
45.0
55.0
42.0
52. 0

37.0
41.0
39.5

47.5
475


64
60
---8
60.8


65


59.7


60 40
- 40.0

61.1 43.1


I/ As of the 15th of the month.


Turkey poults, each
breeds : Lig
their breeds
Ct. Ct.


:




Chicks hatched by commercial hatcheries-United States I/


Month


Broiler-type
January
February
March
April
May
June
July
August
September
October
November
December

Egg-type
January
February
March
April
May
June
July
August
September
October
November
December

Total chicks
January
February
March
April
May
June
July
August
September
October
November
December


1963
Thou.

174,990


3y months
1964
Thou.

180,275


31,302 31,170


206,292


211,445


+ 2


Change from:
Last year :
Pet.


1963 :
Thou.


1964
Thou.


Cumulative
: Change from
: last year
Thou. Pet.


+ 3 174,990 180,275 + 5,285 + 3


31,302 31,170


206,292 211,445


- 132


+ 5,153 + 2


I/ Includes Hawaii.


--




Chicken eggs in incubators February 1, 1964


Geographic Percent change from February 1, 1963
divisions Broiler-type : Egg-type Total eggs

North Atlantic + 7 12 1
East North Central 16 + 10 1
West North Central 19 17 18
South Atlantic + 3 14 + 1
South Central + 5 1 + 5
West : + 2 5 2
48 States :+ 3 6 + 1
United States/ : + 3 6 + 1

1 Includes Hawaii.

Poults hatched and turkey eggs in incubators

White : Other : Total Light
Geographic :heavy breeds 1/:heavy breeds 1/:heavy breeds 1/: .breeds 1/
divisions :
1963 1964 : 1963 : 1964 : 1963 1964 : 1963 : 1964
SThou. Thou. Thou. Thou. Thou. Thou. Thou. Thou.
Poults hatched
during January

North Atlantic 17 16 10 5 27 21 3 12
East North Central : 179 130 55 26 234 156 80 98
West North Central : 605 809 274 223 879 1,032 204 185
South Atlantic 137 263 123 227 260 490 241 216
South Central 139 144 126 112 265 256 13 63
West 431 497 622 746 1,053 1,243 64 53

United States : 1,500 1,859 1,210 1,339 2,718 3,198 605 627

Turkey eggs in
incubators
February 1

North Atlantic 52 49 59 94 111 143 14 10
East North Central : 634 591 356 277 990 868 145 153
West North Central : 1,849 1,850 2,378 2,231 4,227 4,081 382 333
South Atlantic 455 630 402 582 857 1,212 376 444
South Central 357 615 901 504 1,258 1,119 35 94
West 931 1,009 2,691 2,433 3,622 3,442 117 139

United States : 4,278 4,744 6,787 6,121 11,065 10,865 1,069 1,173


See footnote on page 8.





Puults hatched by commercial hatcheries United States


: By months Cumulative
Month 1963 : :Change from: 1 : Change from
1963 1964 1963 1964
: : last year : : last year
: Thou. Thou. Pct. Thou. Thou. Thou. Pet.


Heavy white
breeds 1/
January
February
March
April
May
June
July
August
September
October
November
December


1,508


1,859 + 23


1,508


1,859


351 + 23


Other heavy
breeds 1/
January
February
March
April
May
June
July
August
September
October
November
December

Total all
heavy breeds 1
January
February
March
April
May
June
July
August
September
October
November
December


1,210















2,718


1,339















3,198


+ 11















+ 18


1,210















2,718


1,339















3,198


129 + 11


480


+ 18


See footnote on page 8.


-7-




UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE
STATISTICAL REPORTING SERVICE
WASHINGTON, D. C. 20250

OFFICIAL BUSINESS


POSTAGE AND FEES PAID
U. S. DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE
UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA

3 1262 08904 2815


N. R. Nehrhof
11-27-57 Univ. of Florida
ML-Ha Gainesville, Fla.


Poults hatched by commercial hatcheries United States


: By months : Cumulative
Month 1963 : 1964 : Change from : : : Change from
: : last year : : last year
Thou. Thou. Pet. Thou. Thou. Thou. Pet.
Light breeds -
January 605 627 + 4 605 627 22 + 4
February
March
April
May
June
July
August
September
October
November
December
Total all
breeds 1/
January :3,323 3,825 + 15 3,323 3,825 502 + 15
February
March
April
May
June
July
August
September
October
IIc'vemrber
December
1/ Heavy white breeds include heavy white-feathered breeds, such as Broad white,
white Holland, Empire white, Lancaster, and crosses with light white breeds.
All other heavy breeds are reported under "other". Light breeds include
Beltsville, Jersey Buff, Royal Palm and wild turkeys.
-8-