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Hatchery production
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Special ... hatchery report
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United States -- Crop Reporting Board
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United States Crop Reporting Board
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monthly
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Poultry -- Hatcheries -- Statistics -- Periodicals -- United States   ( lcsh )
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Began with: Jan. 1948
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Ceased with Nov. or Dec. 1969.

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University of Florida
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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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DOC MENTFLD PP L18
March 1964 ..... ..
SA r' 16, 1964

Chick Production US DEPOSITORY

Chicks produced by hatcheries during March totaled 285,338,000 -- up 5 percent
from March 1963, according to the Crop Reporting Board. Broiler chicks totaled
211,291,000 -- also up 5 percent. During the first 3 months of 1964, there were
575,137,000 broiler chicks produced, an increase of 5 percent from the comparable
period last year. Broiler-type eggs in incubators on April 1 were down 2 percent
from April 1 last year indicating a smaller hatch of broiler chicks in April 1964
than in April 1963.

There were 74,047,000 egg-type chicks hatched in March 1964 -- up 3 percent
from March 1963. Increases were 9 percent in the South Central, 6 percent in the
East North Central, 5 percent in the South Atlantic, and 4 percent in the West
North Central and the West. The North Atlantic States reported a decrease of 9
percent. The hatch of egg-type chicks during the first 3 months of 1964 totaled
147,289,000 -- up 2 percent from same period in 1963. The number of egg-type eggs
in incubators on April 1, 1964 was up 1 percent from April 1 last year, indicating
a slightly larger egg-type hatch in April 1964 than in April 1963.

Poult Production
Heavy breed poults hatched in March totaled 17,357,000, an increase of 9 per-
cent from March 1963. The hatch of heavy white breeds was 6,576,000 -- up 33
percent. The hatch of other heavy breeds (mostly broad breasted bronze) was
10,781,000, a decrease of 2 percent from March last year. Production of light
breed poults totaled 950,000 -- up 21 percent from March 1963. There were
30,176,000 turkey poults hatched during the first 3 months of 1964, which was 9
percent more than the number hatched during these months in 1963. The cumu-
lative hatch of heavy white breeds since January 1 was 11,489,000, an increase
of 26 percent; other heavy breeds totaled 16,321,000 -- down 2 percent; and light
breeds at 2,366,000 were up 19 percent. The number of heavy breed eggs in
incubators on April 1 was down 3 percent from April 1, 1963, indicating a smaller
hatch in April than a year ago. The number of light breed eggs in incubators on
April 1 was 19 percent larger than on April 1 last year indicating a larger light
breed hatch in April this year than a year earlier.


UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE
Statistical Reporting Service Crop Reporting Board
Pou 1-1 (4-64) Washington, D. C.






Chicks hatched by commercial hatcheries

State : Broiler-type
and : March Jan. through March :


divis

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.
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
Wash.
Oreg.
Calif.
West.
48 States
Hawaii
U. S.


ion :

:i :






:

:
.I / :












:


2/ 8,421 2/ 6,440
7,647 8,947
13,044 12,945
5,828 5,920
335 368
19,758 21,198
1,889 1,674
35,605 37,120
1,736 1,657
85,842 89,829


420
3,440
21,735
13,641
22,486
2,607
826
12,593
77,74
418
49
210
1,682
1,059
6,o81
/ 9,537
200,758
114
200,872


325
3,935
23,915
14,133
25,952
2,739
915
14,046
85,960
505
49
179
1,982
1,113
5,707
4/ 9,577
211,176
115
211,291


1/ Massachusetts and Rhode Island combined


:


1963
Thousands
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

249
2 0
149


:


- 2 -


:


2/To avoid disclosing individual operations West North Central total includes North and South
Dakota. 3/ South Atlantic total includes Delaware and West Virginia. 4/ West total includes
Montana, Wyoming, New Mexico, Arizona, and Nevada.


1964
Thousands
6,207
803
0
752
1,879
150
140
4,311
14,242
6oo
2,893
185
500
950
5,128
1,092
300
4,356


357
260


1963
Thousands
15,756
3,204
9
2,923
4,660
540
496
11,995
39,583
2,040
8,797
512
1,420
2,368
15,137
2,975
1,180
17,175

2
3 3
426
2/22,173
21,054
35,661
15,820
940
53,919
4,996
96,729
4,498
233,617
1,350
9,780
56,709
37,222
60,827
7,056
2,363
34,095
209,402
1,165
64
497
4,246
2,873
17,144
4/26,110
546,022
331
546,353
- to avoid


1964
Thousands
17,532
2,454
0
2,091
5,428
395
441
11,955
40,296
1,850
7,490
394
1,480
2,450
13,664
2,9558
660
13,074
E/
494
690
2/17,951
23,654
36,662
16,268
986
57,449
4,530
101,098
4,432
245,079
610
10,689
63,314
40,118
67,671
7,885
2,362
38,577
231,226
1,366
85
487
5,003
3,177
16,371
4/26, 576
574,792
345
575,137


disclosing individual operations.


Egg-type
March
1963 :
Thousands Th
547
366
42
1,285
1,203
1,850
1,880
4,469
11,642 1
3,410
3,160
3,642
1,860
1,400
13,472 1
4,689
5,785
2,703
285
1,750
2,399
1,414
19,025 1
34
1,o61
3/
1,579
999
2,957
1,749
3/ 8,771 I/
550
1,150
1,117
912
1,278
255
668
3,524
9,454 1
312
387
310
1,215
511
,079
4/ 9,271 4/
71,635 7
92
71,727 7


1y96
Lousands
619
405
34
1,154
946
2,200
1,400
3,891
.0,649
3,700
3,800
3,524
1,800
1,500
4,324
4,850
5,800
3,246
358
1,745
2,344
1,500
9,843

226
1,030

1,472
793
3,176
2,240
9,219
590
816
1,581
1,449
1,529
237
772
3,306
.0,280
206
276
262
1,419
466
6,527
9,625
'3,940
107
4,o47






Chicks hatched by commercial hatcheries


State : Egg-type :
and : Jan. through Mar. : March
division : 1963 : 1964 :Average 1958-62: 1963 :


Maine
N.H.
Vt.
Mass.
Conn.
N.Y.
N.J.
Pa.
N.A.
Ohio
Ind.
Ill.
Mich.
Wis.
E.N.
Minn.
Iowa
Mo.
N.Dak.
S.Dak.
Nebr.
Kans.
W.N.
Del.
Md.
Va.
W.Va.
N.C.
S.C.
Ga.
Fla.


Total


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:
:
:
& R.I. 1/ :
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:
:
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:
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C. :
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:
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c. :

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3/20:018 3/19.542 3/85,501 3/94,613 3/99,048 3/253,635 3/264,621
1,034 1,061 1,924 970 915 2,384 1,671
2,550 1,839 5,199 4,590 4,751 12,330 12,528
2,569 3,625 17,137 22,852 25,496 59,278 66,939
2,251 3,527 11,970 14,553 15,582 39,473 43,645
3,321 3,588 17,034 23,764 27,481 64,148 71,259
541 434 2,410 2,862 2,976 7,597 8,319
1,204 1,431 1,893 1,494 1,687 3,567 3,793
7,846 7,460 15,231 16,117 17,352 41,941 46,037
21,316 22,965 72,799 87,202 96,240 230,718 254,191
574 352 830 730 711 1,739 1,718
707 594 643 436 325 771 679
668 522 647 520 441 1,165 1,009
3,011 3,555 2,821 2,897 3,401 7,257 8,558
1,059 908 2,197 1,570 1,579 3,932 4,085
17,511 18,351 11,834 12,160 12,234 34,655 34,722
4/24,415 4/25,1l0 4/19,688 4/18,808 4/19,202 4/50,525 4/51,756
144,694 146,982 280,612 272,393 285,116 690,716 721,774
293 307 206 206 222 624 652
144,987 147,289 280,818 272,599 285,338 691,340 722,426


Thousands
1,353
991
121
3,241
2,987
4,560
4,160
9,888
27,301
6,820
6,391
6,368
3,730
2,270
25,579
6,510
7,715
3,967
322
2,230
3,353
1,968


16
2,294
3/
3,520
2,226
6,801
4.4o2


S.A.
Ky.
Tenn.
Ala.
Miss.
Ark.
La.
Okla.
Texas
S.C.
Idaho
Colo.
Utah
Wash.
Oreg.
Calif.
West.
48 States
Hawaii
U. S.


1 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. V/ South Atlantic total includes Delaware and West Virginia. 4/ West total
includes Montana, Wyoming, New Mexico, Arizona, and Nevada.


- 3 -


Thousands
1,-1B-
791
136
3,058
2,457
5,450
3,065
8,894
25,269
6,950
7,507
6,019
4,100
2,270
26,846
6,719
7,950
4,253
390
2,375
3,323
2.170
27,180
3
451
2,027

3,688
1,634
6,209
5.587


Thousands
5,8365
1,714
76
3,101
4,343
2,750
4,027
10,091
31,937
6,172
10,978
6,779
2,626
4,o94
30,649
8,839
10,336
10,295


4,238
2,911
2/40,038

10,555
8,403
3/
17,150
2,770
35,587
S.188


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
18,668
5,703
6,215
9,219


2,639
1,563
2/27,4-46

13,388
6,889
3/
21,337
2,888
38,562
S.485


1964 :
Thousands
6,826
1,208
34
1,906
2,825
2,350
1,540
8,202
24,891
4,300
6,693
3,709
2,300
2,450
19,452
5,942
6,100
7,602


2,701
1,760
2/26,283

13,171
6,950

22,X70
2,467
40,296
~ .897


Jan. through Mar.
1963 : 1964
Thousands Thousands
17,109 18,950
4,195 3,245
130 136
6,164 5,149
7,647 7,885
5,100 5,845
4,656 3,506
21,883 20,849
66,884 65,565
8,860 8,800
15,188 14,997
6,880 6,413
5,150 5,580
4,638 4,720
40,716 40,510
9,485 9,677
8,895 8,610
21,142 17,327

2/ 2/
3,696 3,17
2,394 2,860
2/48,238 2/45,131
3/ 3/
36,277 37,113
18,114 18,295
57,3/ 3/
57A,39 60,937
7,222 6,164
103,530 107,307
8.900 10 .019


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

State : Baby chicks, per 100 : Turkey poults, each
State -B b. c


1/ As of the 15th of the


: Egg-type pullets : Heavy breeds


rui


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.
N. Dak.
S. Dak.
Nebr.
Kans.
--W.N.C.
Del.
Md.
Va. 1/
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. T/
Calif.1T/
Hawaii
Pac.
U. S.


: roilei
breeds
straight
Dol.

: 1/10.5
12.0
13.0
12.0
12.0
1/11.0
10.8
12.0
13.0
1/12.0
12.0
12.0
1/12.0
1/13.0
13.0
11.5
12.1
11.5
11.0
1/ 8.1
16.5

17.0
10.0
9.3
1/10.8
1/10.6
9.1
S / 9.0
1/ 8.1
8.5
S1/ 8.3
10.0
8.9
9.0
. 1/ 8.1
S 1/8.3
1/ 8.0
8.2
1/ 9.0
S / 8.5
11.0
S / 8.6
8.9

12.5
16.5

12.0
12.6
13.0
: 13.5
11.5
: 23.8
12.7
9.2


II


:
:


:


'


: Pure
n: breed
Dol.

32.0
33.5
32.0
34.5
32.5
31.0
32.8
37.5
34.0
37.5
36.8
43.0
33.0
39.0
36.5
40.5
39.0
41.0
40.5
27.0
37.0
35.5
34.5
34.0
36.4


39.5

31.0
32.0
33.0
36.0
34.2
36.0
30.0
33.0
30.0
31.3

40.0
35.5
34.0

41.0
41.0
35.0
37.0
37.0
37.4
33.0
34.0
32.0
44.6
32.7
35.4
month.


In cross breeds
(Hybrids)
Dol.


40.5

42.0

42.0
41.6
48.0
46.5
50.5
50.1
56.0
53.0
54.0
53.0
55.0
54.0
53.0
54.0
53.0
54.0
49.0
53.0
53.0
53.1


53.0

46.0

48.0
43.0
48.6
47.0
40.5
41.0
45.0
43.4


51.0
53.0

46.5
49.0
55.0
42.5
50.0
48.8
38.5
41.0
39.5

39.6
50.3


White

Ct.


70

72

60
63.0
75

1/70
71.9
65
65
70
63

65.1
1/57
65
65


63

59.9


67

60
70
60

64.3


65


62

58
1/60
60.3


65
60

64.7

60
75

74.6
63.7


Other

Ct.









85
90
1/85
85.3
67
68
70
65

66.7
1/60
65
65


65

62.4





60
70
60
65
61.0


65


60

55
1/58
57.9


65
60

64.2

65
65

65.0
63.3


Light
breeds

Ct.











1/60





50


1/40o
40
45





40.7


42

45


45
42.8






45













40



43.3






Chicks hatched by commercial hatcheries United States


By months : Cumulative
Month : : :Change from: Change from
: 1963 : 1964 : last year : 1963 1964 last year
Thou. Thou. Percent Thou. Thou. Thou... Percent


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


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


180,275
183,571
211,291













31,568
41,674
74,047













211,843
225,245
285,338


+ 3
+ 8
+ 5













+ 1
- 1
+ 3













+ 2
+ 6
+ 5


175,751
345,481
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


207,024
418,741
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


180,275
363,846
575,137













31,568
73,242
147,289













211,843
437,088
722,426


+ 4,524
+18,365
+28,784


295
18
2,302


+ 4,819
+18,347
+31,086


+ 3
+ 5
+ 5













+ 1

+ 2













+ 2
+ 4
+ 4





Chicken eggs in incubators April 1, 1964


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

North Atlantic 7 6 7
East North Central 17 + 5 --
West North Central 29 + 3 3
South Atlantic 2 -- 1
South Central + 2 + 2 + 2
West 8 + 3 -- + 1

48 States : 2 + 1 1
United States/ : 2 + 1 1
1/ Includes Hawaii


Poults hatched and turkey eggs in incubators

G : White : Other : Total :
Geographic :heavy breeds 1/:heavy breeds i/:heavy breeds Light breeds
divisions : 1963 : 1964 : 1963 : 1964 : 1963 : 1964 : 1963 g 1964
: Thou. Thou. Thou. Thou. Thou. Thic. Thou. Thou.
Poults hatched
during March
North Atlantic 77 88 108 145 185 233 1 20
East North Central : 1,031 1,312 899 898 1,930 2,210 100 120
West North Central : 1,866 2,504 4,321 4,479 6,187 6,983 295 229
South Atlantic 480 616 549 573 1,029 1,189 290 376
South Central 469 886 1,438 1,369 1,907 2,255 42 76
West : 1,029 1,170 3,692 3,317 4,721 4,487 59 129

United States _____ 4,952 6,576 11,007 10,781 15,959 17,357 787 950

Turkey eggs in 1963 1964 1963 1964 1963 1964 1963 1964
incubators April 1 :
North Atlantic 357 379 376 314 733 693 9 66
East North Central : 2,410 2,669 2,140 1,637 4,550 4,306 217 222
West North Central : 3,774 4,462 7,453 6,634 11,227 11,096 472 428
South Atlantic : 1,150 1,416 1,096 1,228 2,246 2,644 566 711
South Central 912 1,578 3,053 2,251 3,965 3,829 141 148
West : 1,458 1,907 7,101 5,718 8,559 7,625 52 ._157

United States 10,06l. 12,411 21,219 17,782 31,280 30,193 1,457 1.732
i/ See footnotes on page 8.


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By months : Cumulative
M hChange from Change from
S1964 Changef 1963 2 1964
Month 1963 1964 last year 1 last year

Thou. Thou. Pct. Thou. Thou. Thou. Pet.


Heavy white
breeds 1/
January
February
larch
April
May
June
July
August
September
October

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
De-ember
December


1,.514
2,617
4,952
5,891
66, 369
5,471
2,981
1,380
553"
659
924
1,305



1,209
4,457
11,007
13,648
13,362
8,635
3,005
297
16o
291
422
559



2,723
7,074
15,959
19,539
19,731
14,106
5,986
1,677
713
950
1,346
1.864


1,859
3,054
6,576












1,339
4,201
10,781












3,198
7,255
17,357


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 + 345
4,913 + 782
11,489 -2,406












1,339 + 130
5,540 126
16,321 352


3,198 r 475 +
10,453 656 +
27,810 +2,054 +


See footnote on page 8.


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U-'ITiD STATES DEPARTMfNT OF AGRICULTURE
STATISTICAL REPORTING SERVICE
WASHINGTON, D.C. 20250

OFFICIAL BUTIjS.-33
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POSTAGE AND FEES PAID
U.S. DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE
UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA

3 1262 08904 3110


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


Poults hatched by commercial hatcheries United States
By months : Cumulative
t Change fromC
I coth 1963 1964 last year 1963 g 1964 Change from
last, year last year
Thou. Thou. Pct. 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 787 950 + 21 1,995 2,366 + 371 + 19
April 914 2,909
Fay 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
November 451 10,190
December 580 10,770

Total all
breeds 1/
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 18,307 + 9 27,751 30,176 + 2,425 + 9
April 20,453 48,204
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
November 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.
ll other heavy breeds are reported under "other". Light breeds include
Beltsville, Jersey Buff, Royal Palm and wild turkeys.


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