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Hatchery production
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United States -- Crop Reporting Board
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United States Crop Reporting Board
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Began with: Jan. 1948
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Ceased with Nov. or Dec. 1969.

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Related Items

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

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February 1964

(D,5E0STORJV( a ch 17, 1964
Chick Production

Chicks produced by hatcheries during February 1964 totaled 225, 245, 000--up
6 percent from February 1963 according to the Crop Reporting Board. The extra
day in February this year accounted for some of the increase.. Broiler chicks
totaled 183, 571, 000--up 8 percent from February last year. During the first 2
months of 1964 there were 363, 846, 000 broiler chicks produced--up 5 percent from
comparable period last year. Broiler-type eggs in incubators on March 1 were up
4 percent from March 1 last year indicating that the hatch of broiler chicks will be
larger in March 1964 than in March 1963.

There were 41, 674, 000 egg-type chicks hatched in February 1964--down 1
percent from February 1963. Increases were 10 percent in the West, 9 percent in
the South Central and 2 percent in the East North Central States. Decreases from
February last year were 12 percent in the South Atlantic, and 7 percent in the North
Atlantic and West North Central States. The hatch of egg-type chicks during the
first 2 months of 1964 totaled 73, 242, 000--about the same as during January and
February in 1963. The number of egg-type eggs in incubators on March 1, 1964
was up 1 percent from March 1, last year indicating a slightly larger egg-type
hatch in March 1964 than in March 1963.

Poult Production

Heavy breed poults hatched in February 1964 totaled 7, 255, 000--up 3 percent
from February 1963. The hatch of heavy white breeds was 3, 054, 000--an increase
of 17 percent. The hatch of other heavy breeds (mostly broad-breasted bronze)
totaled 4, 201, 000--down 6 percent from February last year. Production of light
breed poults totaled 789, 000--up 23 percent from February 1963. There were
11, 869, 000 turkey poults hatched during the first 2 months of 1964. This was 8
percent more than during these months in 1963. The cumulative hatch of heavy
white breeds was 4, 913, 000--up 19 percent; other heavy breeds 5, 540, 000--down
2 percent, and light breeds 1, 416, 000--up 17 percent. The number of heavy breed
eggs in incubators on March 1, 1964 was up 1 percent from March 1, 1963 indicating
a slightly larger hatch in March than a year ago. The number of light breed eggs
in incubators on March 1, was 9 percent larger than on March 1 last year indicating
a larger light breed hatch in March this year than in March last year.

UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE
Statistical Reporting Service Crop Reporting Board
Pou 1-1-1 (3-64) Washington, D. C.





Chicks hatched by commercial hatcheries

State Broiler-type : Egg-type
and February : Jan. through February :February
division 1963 194 1963 1964 1963 : 1964
Thousands Thousands Thousands Thousands Thousands Thousands
Maine 4,931 5,786 10,069 11,325 450 447
N.H. 979 827 2,056 1,651 324 190
Vt. 4 --- 5 0 34 46
Mass.& R.I. : 920 716 1,902 1,339 1,074 1,044
Conn. 1,561 1,862 3,118 3,549 1,003 916
N.Y. 205 125 355 245 1,390 1,700
N.J. 171 151 322 301 1,360 1,040
Pa. 3,835 3,930 7,742 7,644 3,172 2,810
N.A. 12,606 13,397 25,569 26,054 8,807 8,193
Ohio 640 550 1,340 1,250 2,080 1,850
Ind. : 2,804 2,368 5,876 4,597 1,962 2,218
Ill. : 150 113 306 209 1,733 1,678
Mich. 470 490 940 980 1,020 1,250
Wis. 862 750 1,479 1,500 547 470
E.N.C. 4,926 4,271 9,941 8,536 7,342 7,466
Minn. 946 874 1,961 1,866 1,146 1,200
Iowa : 350 180 750 360 1,530 1,150
Mo. 5,466 4,344 10,659 8,718 894 798
N.Dak. 2/ 2 2/ 2 8 6
S.Dak. 365 440
Nebr. 71 99 103 137 568 542
Kans. 95 210 277 430 354 390
W.N.C. :2/6,930 2/ 5,707 2/13,752 2/ 11,511 4,865 4,526
Del. : 6,709 7,477 13,407 14,707 3
Md. 11,102 11,801 22,617 23,717 144 120
Va. 4,882 5,122 9,992 10,348 783 624
W.Va. 281 319 605 618 / 3
N.C. 16,644 18,568 34,161 36,251 1,220 1,0o7
S.C. 1,498 1,417 3,107 2,856 697 477
Ga. 30,834 32,039 61,124 63,978 2,243 1,701
Fla. : 1,326 1,449 2,762 2,775 1,451 1,827
S.A. 73,276 78,192 147,775 155,250 3/ 6,608 3/ 5,844
Ky. 400 175 930 285 240 311
Tenn. 3,170 3,428 6,340 6,754 785 640
Ala. 17,681 19,878 34,974 39,399 975 1,188
Miss. 11,398 12,904 23,581 25,985 646 1,101
Ark. 18,263 21,355 38,341 41,719 1,179 1,086
La. 2,232 2,550 4,449 5,146 149 82
Okla. 778 778 1,537 1,447 356 441
Texas 10,164 12,314 21,502 24,531 2,419 2,485
S.C. 64,086 73,382 131,654 145,266 6,749 7,334
Idaho : 383 436 747 861 146 85
Colo. 13 30 15 36 193 170
Utah 145 158 287 308 234 156
Wash. 1,349 1,569 2,564 3,021 949 1,191
Oreg. 926 1,093 1,814 2,064 295 276
Calif. 4,945 5,194 11,063 10,664 5,407 6,085
West. 4/7,805 4/ 8,506 4/ 16,573 4/16,999 4/ 7,506 4/ b,231
48 States 169,629 183,455 342,264 363,616 41,877 41,594
Hawaii 101 116 217 230 110 80
U.S. 169,730 183,571 345,481 363,846 41,987 41,674
SMassachusetts and Rhode Island combined to avoid disclosing individual operations. 2/ To
avoid disclosing individual operations West North Central total includes North and South
Dakota. 3/ South Atlantic total includes Delaware and West Virginia. k/ West total includes
Montana, Wyoming, New Mexico, and Arizona.


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Chicks hatched by commercial hatcheries

State : Egg-type :Total
and : Jan. through Feb.: February
division : 1963 : 1964 :Average 1958-62: 1963 : 1964


Maine
N.H.
Vt.
Mass. & R.I.
Conn.
N.Y.
N.J.
Pa.
N.A.
Ohio
Ind.
Ill. -
Mich.
Wis.
E.N.C.
Minn.
Iowa
Mo.
N.Dak.
S.Dak.
Nebr.
Kans.
W.N.C.
Del.
Md.
Va.
W.Va.
N.C.
S.C.
Ga.
Fla.
S.A.
Ky.
Tenn.
Ala.
Miss.
Ark.
La.
Okla.
Texas
S.C.
Idaho
Colo.
Utah
Nev.
Wash.
Oreg.
Calif.
West
48 States
Hawaii
U.S.


Thousands Thousands Thc
: 8- 799
625 386
79 102
1] : 1,956 1,904
1,784 1,511
2,710 3,250
2,280 1,665
: 5,419 5,003
S15,659 14,620
3,410 3,250
3,231 3,707
2,726 2,495
1,870 2,300
870 770
:12,107 12,522 ]
1,821 1,869
: 1,930 2,150
: 1,264 1,007
37 32
480 630
954 979
: 554 670
: 7,040 7,337 2/7

272 225
1,233 997

1,91 1,816 1
1,227 841
3,844 3,033
2,653 3,347
:3/11247 3/10,323 3/7
484 471
1,400 1,023
1,452 2,044 1
1,339 2,078
2,043 2,059 1
286 197
536 659
4,322 4,154 3
: 11,862 12,685 5
262 146
320 318
358 260
:--- ---
: 1,796 2,136
548 442
11,432 11,824 1
:415,14 4/15,555 4/1
:73,059 73,042 2C
201 200
:73,260 73.242 2C


ousands
5,132
1,433
51
2,554
3,759
2,189
3,283
7,944
26,346
3,692
7,371
3,744
1,750
2,279
b8,8'6
2,840
3,369
6,825


1,418
1,107
.6,140

9,216
7,006

4,39
2,318
!9,670
2,703
'2,341
1,360
4,108
.3,602
9,866
.4,313
1,968
1,308
2,306
8,831
565
331
456

2,351
1,749
.0,076
L5,932
8,425


avoid
3/ South
New Mexico,


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Thousands Thousands
5,381 6,233
1,303 1,017
38 46
1,994 1,760
2,564 2,778
1,595 1,825
1,531 1,191
7,007 6,740
21,413 21,590
2,720 2,400
4,766 4,586
1,883 1,791
1,490 1,740
1,409 1,220
12,268 11,737
2,092 2,074
1,880 1,330
6,360 5,142
2 2/

639 6 1
449 600
2/11,795 2/10,233

11,24 11,921
5,665 5,746
3/ 3/
17,854 19,615
2,195 1,894
33,077 33,740
2,777 3,276 "
3/79,884 3/84,036
640O 486
3,955 4,068
18,656 21,066
12,044 14,005
19,442 22,441
2,381 2,632
1,134 1,219
12,583 14,799
70,835 80,716
529 521
206 200
379 314
--- ---
2,295 2,760
1,221 1,369
10,352 11,279
4/15,311 4/16,737'
211,506 225,049
211 1i6
211,717 225.245


y/ Massachusetts and Rhode Island combined to avoid disclosing individual operations. 2/ To
disclosing individual operations West North Central total includes North and South Dakota.
Atlantic total includes Delaware and West Virginia. 4/ West total includes Montana, Wyoming,
and Arizona.


_ _


Jan. through Feb.
1963 : 1964
Thousands Thousands
10,875 12,124
2,681 2,037
84 102
3,858 3,243
4,902 5,060
3,065 3,495
2,602 1,966
13,161 12,647
41,228 40,674
4,750 4,500
9,107 8,304
3,032 2,704
2,810 3,280
2,349 2,270
22,048 21,058
3,782 3,735
2,680 2,510
11,923 9,725
2/ 2]
2/ 2]
1,057 1,116
831 1,100
2/20,792 2/18,848
3/
22,889 23,942
11,225 11,345
3/ 3/
36,102 38,07
4,334 3,697
64,968 67,011
5,415 6,122
3/159,022 3/165,573
1,414 756
7,740 7,777
36,426 41,443
24,920 28,063
40,384 43,778
4,735 5,343
2,073 2,106
25,824 28,685
143,516 157,951
1,009 1,007
335 354
645 568

4,360 5,157
2,362 2,506
22,495 22,488
4/31,717 4/32,554
418:,323 436,658
418 430
418,741 437.088




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


State
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.
S .Dak.
Nebr.
Kans.
W.N.C.
Del.
Md.
Va. /
W.Va.
N.C.
s.c. 1/
Ga.
Fla.
S.A.
Ky.
Tenn.
Ala.
Miss.
E.S.C.
Ark.
La.
Okla.
Texas
w.S.c.
Mont.
Idaho
Colo.
Ariz.
Utah
Mount.
Wash. 1/
Oreg. 1/
Calif. 1/
Hawaii
Pac.

U. S.

1/ As of ti


Baby chicks, per 100 Turkey poults, each
SBroiler : Egg-type pullets Heavy breeds Light
Breeds :Pure I Incross breeds White Other
:straight run breeds (Hybrids) ree
S oDol. Dol. Dol. Ct. Ct. Ct.

: 1/10.5 32.0 --- --- ---
: 12.0 33.5 40.5 --- --
: 13.0 32.0 --- --- ---
: 12.0 34.5 42.0 --- --- ---
: 12.0 32.5 --- --- --- ---
:1/ 11.0 31.0 42.0 60 --
: 10.9 32.7 41.8 --- ---
S 11.5 37.5 50.0 75
S 13.0 34.0 45.0 --- 90 ---
:1/ 12.5 38.0 50.5 1/ 70 1/ 85 1/ 60
12.5 37.0 50.0 71.7 85.6 ---
12.5 43.5 56.0 --- ---
S 12.5 33.5 53.0 66 -
1 2.5 40.0 53.0 -
13.0 38.5 53.0 64 65 50
S 11.5 40.5 55.0 --- ------
12.4 39.4 53.6 64.7 -- -
11.0 42.0 52.0 56 1/ 62 1/ 42
10.0 42.5 54.0 62 63 4o
S/ 8.1 32.0 53.0 65 65 45
--- 37.5 50.0 ---
17.0 36.0 52.0 --
10.0 35.0 52.0 --- --- --
8.8 39.2 52.3 58.3 62.5 41.8
: 1/10.9 --- --- --- --
: /10.7 --- ---
9.1 39.5 53.0 69 --- 43
1/ 9.5 --- --- --- --- ---
7/ 8.4 33.5 45.5 60 60 45
9.0 34.5 70 70 ---
: / 8.9 33.0 48.0 60 65 ---
:/10.0 36.5 45.0 --- --- 45
9.3 35.1 49.0 63.8 62.9 43.4
: 9.5 38.0 46.0 --- --- ---
:/ 8.9 30.0 41.o -
1/ 8.5 36.0 41.0 -
I/ 8.5 35.0 45.0 ---.--
8.5 34.7 42.7 -- ---
S18.9 35.0 47.0 62 60 45
1/ 9.5 39.5 -
11.0 36.5 48.0 --
: / 8.2 35.5 52.0 1/ 60 1/ 59--
8.8 35.8 50.0 60.4 59.2 ---
: --- 40.5 46.5 --- --
12.5 40.5 46.0 --
15.0 37.0 56.0 65 65 ---
--- 37.5 40.0 60 60 ---
12.0 37.0 52.0 --- ---
12.4 38.4 47.7 64.9 64.7 ---
12.5 34.0 38.5 --- --- -
13.0 32.5 41.o --- 60 40
11.5 31.5 39.0 --- 62 4o
23.4 44.6 --- --- ---
12..6 32.9 39.2 -- 61.8 40.0

9.47 35.9 48.6 60.2 62.7 43.7


15th of the month.


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Chicks hatched by commercial hatcheries United States


: By months
Month : 1963 / :1964 !/:1'"-C fro
: last year


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

December

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


/ Revised.


Thou.


:175,751
:169,730
:200,872
:214,392
:225,164
:207,635
:194,266
:177,975
:159,262
:168,664
:174,951
:185,488


31,273
41,987
71,727
95,425
81,572
41,603
29,171
25,265
24,957
25,614
22,952
23,234


:207,024
:211,717
:272,599
:309,817
:306,736
:249,238
:223,437
:203,240
:184,219
:194,278
:197,903
:208,722


Thou.

180,274
183,571


31,568
41,674


211,843
225,245


Percent

+3
+8


: Cumulative


m: 1963 j/:1964 i/:
Thou. Thou.

175,751 180,275
345,481 363,846
546,353
760,745
985,909
1,193,544
1,387,810
1,565,785
1,725,047
1,893,711
2,068,662
2,254,150


31,273
73,260
144,987
240,412
321,984
363,587
392,758
418,023
442,980
468,594
491,546
514,780


+2
+6


31,568
73,242


207,024 211,843
418,741 437,088
691,340
1,001,157
1,307,893
1,557,131
1,780,568
1,983,808
2,168,027
2,362,305
2,560,208
2,768,930


!.-.ange from
last year
Thou. Percent

+ 4,524 + 3
+18,365 + 5


295 + 1
18 ---


+ 4,819
+18,347


+2
+ 4


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Chicken eggs in incubators March 1, 1964


Geographic
divisions


Percent


Broiler-type


change from
Egg-type


March 1, 1963
Total


North Atlantic
East North Central
West North Central
South Atlantic
South Central
West

48 States
United States


+ 1
- 8
- 11
+ 5
+ 6
- 2

+ 4
+ 4


+ 3
+ 17
- 16
- 6
- 7

+ 1
+ 1


+ 1

+ 9
+ 3
+ 5
- 5

+ 3
+ 3


Poults hatched and turkey eggs in incubators


: White : Other : Total
Geographic :heavy breeds 1/:heavy breeds 1/:heavy breeds /:Light breeds 1/
divisions : 1963 : 1964 :1963 : 1964 : 1963 : 1964 1963 : 1964
: Thou. Thou. Thou. Thou. Thou. Thou. Thou. Thou.
Poults hatched
during February
North Atlantic : 39 32 27 38 66 70 11 5
East North Central :389 319 188 196 577 515 81 81
West North Central :1,092 1,148 1,538 1,677 2,630 2,825 229 215
South Atlantic :235 341 274 287 509 628 220 321
South Central :243 469 637 397 880 866 28 62
West : 619 745 1,793 1,606 2,412 2,351 74 105


United States :2,617 3,054 4,457 4,201 7,074 7,255 643 789


Turkey eggs in
incubators March 1
i'.rith Atlantic
East North Central
West North Central
South Atlantic
South Central
West


United States


S1963

127
:1,520
:3,033
:803
:741
:1,542


:7,766


1964

95
1,991
3,699
988
1,235
1,619


1963 1964 1963 1964


196
1,391
6,194
982
2,238
5,183


217
1,304
5,992
937
1,862
4,250


9,627 16,184 14,562


323
2,911
9,227
1,785
2,979
6,725


1963 1964


312
3,295
9,691
1,925
3,097
5,869


23,950 24,189


1,226


I/ See footnotes on page 8


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eggs


1,337


B J I




Poults hatched by commercial hatcheries United States


Month


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

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


S1963 2

Thou.


: 1,514
S2,617
: 4,952
: 5,891
: 6,369
:5,471
: 2,981
: 1,380
S 553
659
924
:1,305



:1,209
: 4,457
:11,007
:13,648
:13,362
: 8,635
: 3,005
S 297
160
S 291
S 422
S 559



: 2,723
: 7,074
:15,959
:19,539
:19,731
:14,106
: 5,986
: 1,677
713
S 950
1,346
: 1,864


By months Cumulative
SChange from:' : Change from
/ : 1964 : last year : 1963 2/: 1964 last year
: ::


Thou.


1,859
3,054














1,339
4,201


Pet.


23
17


+ 11
- 6


3,198 +
7,255 +


Thou. Thou. Thou. Pet.


1, 514
4,131
9,083
14, 974
21,343
26,814
29,795
31,175
31,728
32,387
33,311
34,616



1,209
5,666
16,673
30,321
43,683
52,318
55,323
55,620
55,780
56,071
56,493
57,052



2,723
9,797
25,756
45,295
65,026
79,132
85,118
86,795
87,508
88,458
89,804
91,668


1,859
4,913


345
782


1,339 130
5,540 126


3,198
10,453


+ 11
- 2














+ 17
+ 7


See footnote on page 8


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Poults hatched by commercial hatcheries United States


:By months : Cumulative
onth: 1963 1964 Change from 1963 1964 Change from
last year last year
: Th.iu. Thou. Pet. Thou. Thou. Thou. Pct.

Light breeds :
January 565 627 + 11 565 627 62 + 11
February 643 789 + 23 1,208 1,416 208 + 17
March 787 1,995
April 914 2,909
May : 1,590 4,499
June 1,513 6,012
July 1,668 7,680
August 1,069 8,749
September 539 9,288
October 451 9,739
-vember 451 10,190
December 580 10,770

Total all
breeds i/
January 3,288 3,825 + 16 3,288 3,825 537 + 16
February : 7,717 8,044 + 4 11,005 11,869 864 + 8
March 16,746 27,751
April 20,453 48,204
May :21,321 69,525
June 15,619 85,144
July 7,654 92,798
August 2,746 95,544
September 1,252 96,796
October 1,401 98,197
'.: er 1,797 99,994
December 2,444 102,438


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.

2/ Revised.


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Turkey poults hatched by commercial hatcheries

State : Heavy : Light
and : breeds : breeds


division

Maine
N.H.
Vt.-R.I.
Mass.
Conn.
N.Y.
N.J.
Pa.
N.A.
Ohio
Ind.
Ill.
Mich.
Wis.
E.N.C.
Minn.
Iowa
Mo.
N.Dak.
S.Dak.
Nebr.
Kans.
W.N.C.
Del.
Md.
Va.
W.Va.
N.C.
S.C.
Ga.
Fla.
S.A.
Ky.
Ala.
Miss-Tenn.-La.
Ark.
Okla.
Texas
S.C.
Mont.-Idaho-
N.Mex.
Wyo.
Colo.
Ariz.
Utah
Nev.
Wash.
Oreg.
Calif.
West.
U.S.


~


:


1962
:Thousands

161


: i-I-7
: 2-708

1,197
2,708
3,401
:---
1,023
:---
:---
: 12,O78
18,731
6,270
3,448
485



: 31,504
: 36
223
2,028
73
2,372

: -
192
: 6,268
1,772
108

1,793
1,052
4,545
: 9,398

:---
:---
:---
186
2,093
---
---
3,636
19,656
27,320
: 89.276


0
To
70


184
314

9,778


:


---

0
0


321
278
671
10.770


I/ Heavy and light breeds combined and in
individual operations.


some cases States combined to avoid disclosing


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1963
Thousands

200





1,182
2,721
3,662

1,035


12,397
18,853
6,327
4,007
519



31,766
4-
243
2,242
54
3,176


130
7,443
982
497

2,577
1,078
5,253
10, 487


I


I


:


1962
Thousands

0





163






1,554
2,261
713
713
0
---
---
---




3,721
0
0
2,582
453
21


217
3,390
0
34

140
99
282


1963
Thousands

0





198
223
959

17

---
1,581
2,151
565
546
2


---
3,792
0
o
0
3,181
509
15


181
4,038
0
37

245
169
12
465


Total
all breeds
1962 :
Thousands Th

161
9
17304
7 470
o 405
/ 194
1,360



2,992
4,928
4,161




485
1/417
1-1, 136
/1,067
1/ 2,576 1/
I/ 3,539 T/
13,632
20,992
6,983






223
4,610
526




2,393
1/'417









642 i/
409
9,658
i, 772
142
1/ 128








1,933
S1,51
4,554








9,680 ]
1i 673 _

1/ 767 ]
186
223
4,610
526








2,163
/ 837719
1 642









3,820
142
l/ 128
1,933
1,151
4,554




19970 2
/ 67395
/ 7679,054 I
186
2,163

1/ 377 1
3,820
19,970 1
27,956 2
99,054 10


208
2,541


3,107
19, 53
26,854
91,668


1963
ousands

200
1/ 1
17 298
r/ 564
/ 334
1/ 167
1,380
2,944
4,621
1,927
1,052
2,411
3,967
13,978
21,004
6,892
4,553
521
L/ 403
J/ 847
1,338
35,558
4
243
5,423
563
3,191
1/ 557
1,189
311
11,481
982
534
!/ 102
2,822
1,247
5,265
L0,952

L/ 474

L/ 728
208
2,541

/ 329
3,428
9,817
7, 525
2,438


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State
and : January :
division
:Thousands

Maine : 5,138
N.H. 1,077
Vt. 1
Mass.&R.I./: 982
Conn. 1,557
N.Y. 150
N.J. 151
Pa. 3,907
N. A. 12,963
Ohio 700
Ind. : 3,072
Ill. : 156
Mich. 470
Wis. 617
E. N. C. 5,015
Minn. 1,015
Iowa : 400
Mo. 5,193
Nebr. 32
Kans. 182
W. N. C. 2/ 6,822
Del. 6,698
Ma. 11,515
Va. 5,110
W.Va. 324
N.C. 17,517
S.C. 1,609
Ga. 30,290
Fla. : 1,436
S. A. 74,499
Ky. 530
Tenn. 3,170
Ala. 17,293
Miss. : 12,183
Ark. 20,078
La. 2,217
Okla. 759
Texas 11,338
S.. C. 67,568
Idaho 364
Colo. 2
Utah 142
Wash. 1,215
Oreg. 888
Calif. : 6,118
West. : 3/ 768
48 States 175,635
Hawaii 116

U. s. 175,751


February : Mrch April : My : June : July


Thousands Thousands


4,931
979
4
920
1,561
205
171
3,835
12,606
64o
2,804
150
470
862
4 926
946
350
5,466
71
95


5,687
1,148
4
1,021
1,542
185
174
4,253
14,014
700
2,921
206
480
889
5,196
1,014
430
6,516
240
149


Thousands


5,778
1,068
8
1,090
1,900
230
187
4 564
14,825
950
3,310
294
510
984
6,048
1,211
485
6,148
331
225


Thousands

6,091
1,025
6
1,201
1,864
235
235
4,345
15,002
930
4,178
251
470
1,136
6,965
1,438
510
6,167
311
34o


Thousands Thousands


5,936
957
7
1,050
1,780
140
172
4,102
14,144
b84
3,514
137
420
889
5, 8boo
1,070
390
6,373
134
307


5,768
891
8
1,078
1,528
205
151
4,007
13,636
830
3,814
113
420
1,083
6,260
1,029
330
4,618
43
262


2 6,930 2/ 8,421 2/ 8,547 2/ 8,936 2/ 8,347 2/ 6,284
6,709 7,647 7,728 7,939 7,320 6,917
11,102 13,044 13,032 13,712 13,204 13,293
4,882 5,828 6,726 7,109 6,662 5,950
281 335 443 472 448 450
16,644 19,758 20,773 22,128 20,724 19,347
1,498 1,889 2,000 2,229 1,975 1,669
30,834 35,605 38,640 39,838 35,815 34,426
1,326 1,736 1,763 1,767 1,488 1,408
73,276 85,842 91,105 95,194 87,636 83, 460


400
3,170
17,681
11,398
18,263
2,232
778
10 164
64,086
383
13
145
1,349
926
4, 945
3/ 7,805
169,629
101


420
3,440
21,735
13,641
22,486
2,607
826
12,593
77,748
418
49
210
1,682
1,059
6,081
3/9,537
200,756
114


450
4,200
23,310
14,424
23,737
2,904
945
14,256
84,226
465
61
178
1,663
1,162
5,966
3/ 9,525
214,276
116


420
4,420
24,726
15,763
25,100
2,979
838
15,053

508
57
220
1,949
1,025
5,832
3/ 9,632
225,028
1i6


169,730 200,872 214,392 225,164


425
3,840
22,102
14,581
24,087
2,712
579
14,338
82,664
493
17
171
1,823
1,222
5,182
3/ 8,932
207,523
112


300
4,040
20,272
13,438
22,296
2,523
645
12,267
75,781
429
3
135
1,685
1,139
5,310
3/ 8,718
194,139
127


207,635 194,266


See footnotes on opposite page.


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Broiler-type chicks hatched by commercial hatcheries 1963


State
and August
division
:Thousands

Maine : 5,483
N.H. 821
Vt. 2
Mass.&R.I. J/: 1,060
Conn. 1,405
N.Y. 180
N.J. 153
Pa. 3,789
N.A. 12d893
Ohio 780
Ind. : 2,717
Ill. 85
Mich. 500
Wis. __ 895
E. N. C. 4,977
Minn. 1,090
Iowa 310
Mo. 4,761
Nebr. 12
Kans. 177
W. N. C. 26,350
Del. 6,403
Md. 12,694
Va. 4,931
W.Va. 380
N.C. 17,514
S.C. 1,571
Ga. 31,237
Fla. 1,394
S. A. 76,124
Ky. 205
Tenn. : 4,010
Ala. 18,741
Miss. 13,090
Ark. 20,030
La. 2,200
Okla. 328
Texas : 57
S. C. 6,161
Idaho 356
Colo. 4
Utah 129
Nev.
Wash. : 1,742
Oreg. : 1,057
Calif. 5,037
West. 3/ 8,41
48 States 17784
Hawaii 129

U. S. : 177,975


:September : October November : December : Total
: ____: :


Thousands

4,773
698
2
871
1,397
125
110
3,488
11, 464
700
2,612
69
500

4, 64
935
210
3,432
20
148
2/4 ,745
5,798
11,532
4,183
331
16,217
1,273
28,488
1,298
69,120
190
3,730
17,178
11,512
18,016
1,945
281
9,130
61,982~
327
3
119

1, 405
848
4, 510
3/ 7,221

126

159,262


Thousands

5,234
741
0
767
1,533
140
147
3,422
11,924
620
3,103
48
490
687

1, 01b
240
3,276
11
170
2/ 4,77d
5,921
11,988
4,435
286
16,388
1,349
30,454
1,556
72,377
235
3,560
17,974
13,108
19,505
2,195
352
9,831
66,7o
348
1
102

1,442
903
4,85o0
3/ ,672

145

168,664


1 Massachusetts and Rlode Island combined to avoid disclosing
2 West North Central total includes North and South Dakota.
West includes Montana, Wyoming, New Mexico, and Arizona.


Thousands

5,059
823
1
774
1,603
125
163
3,699
12,247
460O
2,533
75
490

4,2b9
1,022
240
4,457
0
155
2/5,874
6,412
11,220
4,875
283
16,355
1,364
30,604
1,626
72,79
240
3,230
17,993
13,943
21,081
2,679
550
12,110
71, 826
374
11
130

1,367
862
5,087
3/ ,8 50
174 ,82
126


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S Thousands Thou

5,263 6
881 1
0
702 1
i,608 1
100
133
4,190 4
12,b77 15
500
2,596 3
59
490
755 1
4,400 6
953 1
200
4,072 6
4
100
2/ 5,329 2/
7,098 8
11,998 14
5,318 6
327
17,484 22
1,484 1
32,676 39
1,493 1
TL,78 Z95
2b
3,420 4
19,571 23
13,904 16
23,090 25
2,802 2
635
13,077 14
46~4
6
117

1,203 1
943 1
5,373 6
3 8,127 3/ 10
185,376 2,25
112

185,488 2,35

individual operations.


sands

5,141
1,109
43
1,516
9,278
2,020
1,947
7,601
8 655
8,650
7,174
1,643
5,710
0,251
3, 428
2,804
4,095
0,479
1,209
2,310
1 363
12,590
8,334
6,oo9
4,360
0,849
9,910
8,907
8,291

4, 081
4,230
8,576
0,985
7,769
9,995
7,516
4,714

4,929
227
1,798

8,525
2,034
,291
2,128

1,460

4,150


174,951




Egg-type chicks hatched by commercial hatcheries 1963

State
and : January : February : March : April : May : June : July
division :
: Thousands Thousands Thousands Thousands Thousands Thousands Thousands


Maine 356
N.H. 301
Vt. 45
Mass.&R.I.1/: 882
Conn. 781
N.Y. 1,320
N.J. 920
Pa. 2247
N.A. : 6,852
Ohio 1,330
Ind. : 1,269
Ill. : 993
Mich. 850
Wis. 323
E.N.C. 4,765
Minn. 675
Iowa 400
Mo. 370
N.Dak. 29
S.Dak. 115
Nebr. 386
Kans. : 200
W.N.C. 2,175
Md. : 128
Va. 450
N.C. 721
S.C. 530
Ga. 1,601
Fla. 1,202
S.A. 2/4,639
Ky. 244
Tenn. 615
Ala. : 477
Miss. 693
Ark. 864
La. 137
Okla. 180
Texas 1,903
S.C. 5 113
Idaho : 116
Colo. 127
Utah 124
Nev. ---
Wash. : 847
Oreg. 253
Calif. 6,025
West. 3/7,638
48 States 31,182
Hawaii 91


U.S.


: 31,273


450
324
34
1,074
1,003
1,390
1,360
3,172
8,807
2,b080
1,962
1,733
1,020
547
7,342
1,146
1,530
894
8
365
568
354
4,865
144
783
1,220
697
2,243
1,451

2640
785
975
646
1,179
149
356
2,419
6,749
146
193
234

949
295
5,407
'7,506
41,877
110


41,987


71,727


547
366
42
1,285
1,203
1,850
1,880
4,469
11,642
3,410
3,160
3,642
1,860
1,400oo
13,472
4,689
5,785
2,703
285
1,750
2,399
1,414
19,025
344
1,061
1,579
999
2,957
1,749
8, 771
550
1,150
1,117
912
1,278
255
668
3,524

312
387
310

1,215
511
6,079
9,271
71,635
92


95,425


Z


81,572


490
294
68
1,560
1,219
2,500
1,620
5,093
12,844
4,460
4,131
5,432
1,920
2 404
18,347
b8,008
12,900
4,344
875
3,720
4,312
2,026
36,185
373
1,118
1,652
978
2,761
1 959
2/ 8,994
625
1,170
982
1,079
1,243
281
787
3,543
9,710
276
388
239

1,366
488
6,024
3/ 9,249
95,329
q6


41,603


29,171


See footnotes on opposite page.


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672
411
81
1,252
1,113
2,360
1;390
4,391
11,670
4,120
3,965
4,009
1,500
1,710
15,304
6,715
11,300
3,615
900
3,200
3,305
1,301
30,336
239
840
1,062
680
2,653
1,832
7,432
650
950
896
1,108
1,214
199
457
2,598
8,072
247
300
196

1,142
411
5,984
b8,651
81,465
107


258
393
53
736
696
1,630
945
2,905
7,616
2,360
2,233
2,028
1,150
611
8,382
1,707
2,350
1,709
215
600
1,150
596
8,327
160
557
569
441
1,647
1,633
5,069
2b5
535
750
930
799
102
178
1,786
5,365
91
182
57

965
243
5,016
6,757
41,516
87


3/


32


3/


"


153
237
13
399
485
1,290
515
2,178
5,270
1,520
1,821
1,051
900
185
5,477
521
460
606
1
195
.167
159
2,109
.115
420
481
436
1,743
1,598
4811
330
330
750
714
866
121
130
1,402
4,643
49
94
21
-__
898
190
5,362
S6,784
29,094
77


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Egg-type chicks hatched by commercial hatcheries 1963


State
and
division


Maine
N.H.
Vt.
Mass.&R.I.1:
Conn.
N.Y.
N.J.
Pa.
N.A.
Ohio
Ind.
Ill.
Mich.
Wis.
E.N.C.
Minn.
Iowa
Mo.
N.Dak.
S.Dak.
Nebr.
Kans.
W.N.C.
Md.
Va.
N.C.
S.C.
Ga.
Fla.
S.A.
Ky.
Tenn.
Ala.
Miss.
Ark.
La.
Okla.
Texas
S.C.
Idaho
Colo.
Utah
Nev.
Wash.
Oreg.
Calif.
West.
48 States
Hawaii

U.S.


October : November : December : Total


August


I


Thousands

160
186
10
269
513
1,160
325
1,552
4,175
1,350
1,624
878
550
123
4,525
475
250
370
3
95
37
170
1,400
118
356
533
381
1,694
1,566
2/ 4,650
250
365
691
747
765
83
153
1,324
4,378
100
134
44

597
220
4,826
/6,049
25,177


25,265


September :

Thousands

211
166
12
355
471
1,200
375
1,481
4,271
1,310
1,515
883
620
136
4,464
342
350
360
o
70
67
205
1,394
45
450
463
398
1,625
1,228
2/ 4,213
90
230
591
774
739
58
191
1,497
4,170
49
98
113
---
848
214
4,827
3/ 6,374
24,886
71


SMassachusetts and Rhode island combined to avoid disclosil
South Atlantic total includes Delaware and West Virginia.
West includes Montana, Wyoming, New Mexico, and Arizona.


ng individual operations.


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Thousands

192
177
11
469
464
1,230
380
1,187
4,110
1,380
1,170
834
420
170
3,974
423
160
297
23
45
69
146
1,163
60
490
591
391
1,557
1,440
2/ 4530
205
240
788
919
688
203
242
1,934
5,219
71
81
31

1,021
140
5,o58
3/ 6,538
25,534
80

25,614


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Thousands

97
173
16
504
422
1,370
330
1,198
4,110
1,190
1,167
600
490
189
3,636
273
130
179
11
120
57
54
824
45
366
376
440
1,507
1,176
2/ 3,912
126
205
918
871
583
152
119
1,266
4,240

70
36

801
132
4,848
3/ 6,120
22,842
110


I


Thousands

183
156
23
485
505
1,390
460
1,359
4,561
1,190
1,293
529
620
223
3,855
503
205
139
0
50
112
92
1,101
51
282
343
263
1,567
1,370
2/ 3,882
16o
215
612
583
677
53
80
1,000
3,380
100
90
41

737
99
5,100
3/ 6,358
23,137
97

23,234


"


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3,769
3,184
408
9,270
8,875
18,690
10,500
31,232
85,928
25,700
25,310
22,612
11,900
8,021
93,543
25,477
35,820
15,586
2,350
10,325
12,629
6,717
108,904
1,822
7,173
9,590
6,634
23,555
18,204
2/ 67,511
3,755
6,790
9,547
9,976
10,895
1,793
3,541
24,196
70,493
1,639
2,144
1,446

11,386
3,196
64,556
3/87,295
513,674
1,106'

514,780


22,952


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All chicks hatched by commercial hatcheries 1963


State
and : January : February : March
division ::::


Maine
N.H.
Vt.
Mass. & R.
Conn.
N.Y.
N.J.
Pa.
N.A.
Ohio
Ind.
Ill.
Mich.
Wis.
E.N.C.
Minn.
Iowa
Mo.
Nebr.
Kans.
W.N.C.
Md.
Va.
N.C.
S.C.
Ga.
Fla.
S.A.
Ky.
Tenn.
Ala.
Miss.
Ark.
La.
Okla.
Texas
S.C.
Mont.
Idaho
Colo.
Ariz.
Utah
Nev.
Wash.
Oreg.
Calif.
West
48 States
Hawaii

U.S.


Thousands
5,494
1,378
46
1,864
2,338
1,470
1,071
6,154
19,815
2,030
4,341
1,149
1,320
940
9,780
1,690
800
5,563
418
382


Thousands
5,381
1,303
28
1,994
2,564
1,595
1,531
7,007
21,413
2,720
4,766
1,883
1,49C
1,409
12,268
2,092
1,88C
6,360
639
449


July


/ 2 ,997 2/ 11,795 2/ 27,446 2 44,732 2' 39,272 2/ Io,Df4 2/ ,393
11,643 11,246 13,388 13,405 13,951 13,364 13,408
5,560 5,665 6,889 7,844 7,949 7,219 6,370
18,238 17,864 21,337 22,425 23,190 21,293 19,828
2,139 2,195 2,888 2,978 2,909 2,416 2,105
31,891 33,077 38,562 41,401 42,491 37,462 36,169
2,638 2,777 3,485 3,722 3,599 3,121 3,006
3/ 79,138 3/ 79,884 3/ 94,613 3/ 100,099 3/ 102,626 3/ 92,705 3/ 88,271
774 640 970 1,075 1,070 710 630
3,785 3,955 4,590 5,370 5,370 4,375 4,370
17,770 18,656 22,852 24,292 25,622 22,852 21,022
12,876 12,044 14,553 15,503 16,871 16,511 14,152
20,942 19,442 23,764 24,980 26,314 24,886 23,162
2,354 2,381 2,862 3,185 3,178 2,814 2,644
939 1,134 1,494 1,732 1,295 757 775
13,241 12,83 16,117 17,799 17,651 16,124 13,669
72,681 70,835 87,202 93,936 97,371 b8,029 80424
4/ 4/ V 4/
480 529 730 741 755 584 478
129 206 436 449 357 199 97
146 220 268 158 208 137 136
266 379 520 417 416 228 156

2,062 2,298 2,897 3,029 3,091 2,788 2,583
1,141 1,221 1,570 1,650 1,436 1,465 1,329
12,143 10,352 12,160 11,990 11,816 10,198 10,672
4/ 1 6 / 15,311 4/ 18,808 4/ 18,774 4/ 18,28 4/ 15,689 4/ 15,502
206,817 211,506 272,393 309,605 306,493 249,039 223,233
207 211 206 212 243 199 20


207,024


211,717


272,599 309,817 306,736 249,238 223,437


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Thousands
6,234
1,514
46
2,306
2,745
2,035
2,054
8,722
25,656
4,110
6,081
3,848
2,340
2,289
S18,668
5,703
6,215
9,219
2,639
1,563


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April

Thousands
6,268
1,362
76
2,650
3,119
2,730
1,807
9,657
27,669
5,410
7,441
5,726
2,330
3,388
24,395
9,219
13,385
10,492
4,643
2,251


: May

Thousands
6,763
1,436
87
2,453
2,977
2,595
1,625
8,736
26,672
5,050
8,143
4,260
1,970
2,846
22,269
8,153
11,810
9,782
3,616
1,641





June

Thousands
6,194
1,350
60
1,786
2,476
1,770
1,117
7,007
21,760
3,200
5,747
2,165
1,570
1,500
14,182
2,777
2,740
8,082
1,284
903


Thousands
5,921
1,128
21
1,477
2,013
1,495
666
6 185
18,906
2,350
5,635
1,164
1,320
1,268
11,737
1,550
790
5,224
210
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Maine 5,643
N.H. 1,007
Vt. : 12
Mass.&R.I. 1/: 1,329
Conn. 1,918
N.Y. 1,340
N.J. 478
Pa. 5,341
N. A. 17,068
Ohio : 2,130
Ind. 4,341
Ill. : 963
Mich. 1,050
is. : 1,018
E. N. C. ,502
4inn. 1,565
Iowa 560
Mo. : 5,131
Nebr. 49
Cans. 347
W. N. C. 2 7,750
Md. : 12,812
Va. 5,287
N.C. 18,047
s.C. : 1,952
'a. 32,931
Fla. 2.960


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September : November December Total
: September : October : November : December : Total
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2/ 6,139
11,577
4,633
16,680
1,671
30,113
2.526


Thousands


3/ 80,774 3/ 73,333 3/ 76,907 3/ 76651 / 81,760 3/ 1026,761
455 280 440 366 426 7,836
4,375 3,960 3,800 3,435 3,635 51,020
19,432 17,769 18,762 18,911 20,183 248,123
13,837 12,286 14,027 14,814 14,487 170,961
20,795 18,755 20,193 21,664 23,767 268,664
2,283 2,003 2,398 2,831 2,855 31,788
481 472 594 669 715 11,057
11,881 10,627 11,765 13,376 14,077 168,910
73,539 66,152 71, 79 76,066 80,145 958,350

456 376 419 456 5 6,5
138 101 82 81 96 2,371
99 183 112 152 175 1,994
173 232 133 166 158 3,244
2,339 2,253 2,463 2,168 1,940 29,911
1,277 1,062 1,043 994 1,042 15,230
9,863 9,337 9,908 9,935 10,473 128,847
4/ 14,390 4/ 13,595 4/ 14,210 4/ 13,970 4/ 14,485 4/ 189,423
203,023 184,022 194,053 197,667 208,513 2,766,364


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203,240


197


184,219


209


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194,278


197,903


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208,722 2,768,930


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West North Central total includes North and South Dakota.
South Atlantic total includes Delaware and West Virginia.
West includes Wyoming and New Mexico.


Thousands

4,984
864
14
1,226
1,868
1,325
485
4,969
15,735
2,010
4,127
952
1,120
859
9,068
1,277
560
3,792
87
353


Thousands

5,426
918
11
1,236
1,997
1,370
527
4,609
16,094
2,000
4,273
882
910
857
8,922
1,504
400
3,573
80
316
2/ 5,941
12,048
4,925
16,979
1,740
32,011
2.996


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Thousands

5,156
996
17
1,278
2,025
1,495
493
4,897
161, 357
1,650
3,700
675
980
920
7,925
1,295
370
4,636
57

2/ 6, 6982
11,265
5,241
16,731
1,804
32,111
2.802


236


Thousands

5,446
1,037
23
1,187
2,113
1,490
593

17,438
1,690
3,889
588
1,110
978
8,255
1,456
405
4,211
116
192
2/ 6,430
12,049
5,600
17,827
1,747
34,243
2.86,


68,910
14,293
451
20,786
28,153
20,710
12,447
78,833
244,583
34,350
62,484
24,255
17,610
18,272
156,971
38,281
39,915
76,065
13,838
9,027
2/ 190,267
150,156
73,182
230,439
26,544
422,462
16.495


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UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE
STATISTICAL REPORTING .EFVIE:'E
WASHINGTON D.C., 20250

OFFICIAL BUSINESS


POSTAGE AND FEES PAID
U. S. DEF-.-.IEi T OF AGRICULTURE
UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA

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Fred B. Tarver, Jr.
Univ. of Florida
11-27-57 Dept. of Poultry Husb.
ML-Ha Gainesville, Fla.