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Hatchery production
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Preceded by:
Hatchery report
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Hatchery production, annual revisions
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September 1964 "--
t-c ber l5, 1%4
US. DEPOSITORY
Chick Production

Hatcheries produced 195,384, 000 chicks during September 1964, up 6 percent
from September 1963, according to the Crop Reporting Board. Broiler chicks
totaled 166,664, 000--an increase of 5 percent from September last year. During
the first 9 months of 1964 there were 1,769,093, 000 broiler chicks hatched, up 3
percent from the same period in 1963. The number of broiler-type eggs in incu-
bators on October 1 was 5 percent above October 1, 1963, indicating a larger hatch
in October 1964 than in October last year.

There were 28,720,000 egg-type chicks hatched in September, 15 percent above
the number hatched in September 1963. Increases reported were 37 percent in the
South Central States, 25 percent in the East North Central, 22 percent in the South
Atlantic, and 19 percent in the West North Central States. Decreases reported were
1 percent in North Atlantic and Western States respectively. The hatch of egg-type
chicks during the first 9 months of 1964 totaled 451, 607, 000, up 2 percent from the
comparable period last year. Eggs in incubators on October 1 were up 12 percent
from October 1 last year, indicating a larger hatch of egg-type chicks in'October
than a year earlier.

Poult Production

Heavy breed poults hatched in September totaled 683, 000--down 4 percent from
September 1963. The hatch of heavy white breeds was 513, 000--down 7 percent
from September last year. The hatch of other heavy breeds was 170, 000, up 6 per-
cent from September last year. The hatch of light breed poults totaled 648, 000,
up 20 percent from September last year. There were 101, 569, 000 turkey poults
hatched during the first 9 months of 1964--5 percent more than during this period
in 1963. The cumulative hatch of heavy white breeds totaled 39, 248, 000, up 24
percent; other heavy breeds hatched totaled 52,129, 000, down 7 percent; and light
breeds hatched at 10,192, 000 were up 10 percent. The number of heavy breed eggs
in incubators on October 1 was down 27 percent from October 1, 1963, indicating a
smaller hatch in October this year than last year. The number of light breed
eggs in incubators on October 1 was up 56 percent from October 1, 1963.


UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE
Statistical Reporting Service Crop Reporting Board
Pou 1-1 (10-64) Washington, D. C.





Chicks hatched by commercial hatcheries

Broiler type
September : Jan. through September :


di

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


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:


:*


State :


- 2 -


:*


:


*


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, Maryland, and West Virginia. 4/ South
Central total includes Kentucky and Oklahoma. 5/ West total includes Montana, Wyoming,
New Mexico, Arizona and Nevada.


1963
Thousands
4,773
698
2
871
1,397
125
110
3,488
11,464
700
2,612
69
500
723
4,604
935
210
3,432

20
148
5,79d
11,532
4,183
331
16,217
1,273
28,488
1,298
69,120

3,730
17,178
11,512
18,016
1,945



3271
3
119
1,405
848
4,510o
5/7,221
159,136
126
159,262


1964
Thousands
4,952
858
0
464
1,210
40
95
3,724
11,343
600
2,734
45
410
690
4,479
862
155
2,964

13
2
2/3,996
6,913
10,432
4,805
395
16,579
990
30,575
1,226
71, 91

3,328
19,400
10,852
21,920
2,330

9.578

375
2
118
1,330
924
4,176
5/6,950
166,537

166.664


1963
Thousands
49,585
8,664
42
9,273
14,534
1,655
1,504
36,?290
121,547
7,070
28,942
1,461
4,24o
8,078
9,791
9,748
3,415
48,674


1,19
1,885
2/65,3d2
63,159
113,128
51,381
3,464
170,622
15,713
305,173
13,616
736,256

34,020
183,038
120,030
194,093
22,319
14,
109,6OX
4/672,515
3,743
209
1,449
14,513
9,326
48,981
5/78,479
1,723,970
1,077
1.725,047


1964
Thousands
53,500
7,550
1
6,329
14,999
875
1,309
35,2247
119,810
5,650
26,481
1,016
4,180
7,960
45,287
8,976
1,913
36,245

1, Y8
1,222
2/50,440
72,550
108,037
50,505
3,550
176,392
12,958
314,100
13,780
751,872

34,9'1
199,079
117,915
224,732
23,791

114,362
4/722,713
3,997
238
1,4411
15,362
10,019
46,575
5/77,916
1,768,038b
1,055
1,769,093


Egg-type
September
1963 : 1964
Thousands Thousands
211 305
166 132
12 4
355 316
471 407
1,200 1,425
375 370
1,481 1,260
4,271 4,219
1,310 1,600
1,515 1,729
883 1,276
620 750
136 235
4.,464 5,90
342 456
350 380
360 430
0 0
70 100
67 91
.205 200
1,394 1,657


450 4

4%3 713
398 443
1,625 2,053
1,228 1,447
3/4,21 3/5,160


591 831
774 964
739 1,155
58 247

1.497 1.9%
4/4,170 4/5,724
49 50
98 45
113 76
848 832
214 216
4,827 4,932
5/6,374 5/6,315
24,886 28,665
71 55
24,957 28,720


m


m






Chicks hatched by commercial hatcheries


State :
and
division :


Maine
N.H.
Vt.
Mass.& R.I. 1J
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.
Mda.
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.


Egg-type : T o ta 1
Jan. through Sept. September :Jan. through September


442.980 451.607


:Average 19p8-62:


1963
Thou.
3,297
2,678
358
7,812
7,484
14,700
9,330
27,488
73,147
21,940
21,680
20,649
10,370
7,439
82,078
24,278
35,325
14,971
2,316
10,110
12,391
6,425
105,816

6,035

8,2
5,540
18,924
14,218
3/55,18_

6,130
7,229
7,603
8,947



4/57,654
1,385
1,903
1,338
8,827
2,825
49,550
5/68,279
442,161
819


- 3 -


Massachusetts and Rhode Island combined to avoid disclosing individual operations.
To avoid disclosing individual operations West North Central total includes North and South
Dakota. 3/ South Atlantic total includes Delaware, Maryland and West Virginia. V/ South
Central total includes Kentucky and Oklahoma. 5/ West total includes Montana, Wyoming, New
Mexico, Arizona and Nevada.


S1964
Thou.

2,082
244
7,465
6,258
15,925
7,815
24,711
67,925
22,500
24,129
20,553
12,150
7,955
87,2b7
23,713
33,984
15,112
1,910
9,995
11,840
6,990
103,544

6,152

8,898
4,711
21,293
15,986
3/58,583

5,001
9,896
9,776
11,445
1,752

18,737
4/63,163
990
1,389
1,143
9,489
2,731
52,368
5/70,260
450,762
845


Thou.
7~558
1,146
14
1,315
2,719
1,237
1,016
4,0 oo
16, 485
1,604
4,751
971
804
1,110
9,240
662
410
4,706
2/


304
2/6,269


5,195
12,487
1,717
26,218
2,370
3/62,629

3,493
13,068
9,112
12,939
1,543

8,948
4/50,465
293
132
196
1,649
1,115
8,884
.5/12,453
157,540
202
157.742


S1963 :
Thou.

864
14
1,226
1,868
1,325
485
4,969
15,735
2,010
4,127
952
1,120

9,068
1,277
560
3,792



353
2/6,139


4,6 33

16,69
1,671
30,113
2, 526-
3/73,333

3,9A
17,769
12,286
18,755
2,003

10,627
4/66,152
376
101
232
2,253
1,062
9,337
5/13,595
184,022
197
184.219


1964 :
Thou.
5,257
990
4
780
1,617
1,465
465
4,984
15,562
2,200
4,463
1,321
1,160
925
10,069
1,318
535
3,394
2

104
202
2/5,653


5,253
17,292
1,433
32,628
2,673
3/77,075

3,530
20,231
11,816
23,075
2,577

11,526
4/73,578
425
47
194
2,162
1,140
9,108
5/13,265
195,202
182
195. 84


1963 :
Thou.
52,882
11,342
400
17,085
22,018
16,355
10,834

194,694
29,010
50,622
22,110
14,610
15,517
131,869
34,026
38,740
63,645
2

13,585
8,310
2/171,198


57,416

178,902
21,253
324,097
27,834
3/791,443

40,150
190,267
127,633
203,040
23,704

129,692
4/730,169
5,129
2,112
2,787
23,340
12,151
98,531
5/146,758
2,166,131
1,896
2.168.027


1964
Thou.
~557925
9,632
245
13,794
21,257
16,800
9,124
59,958
18,735
28,150
50,610
21,569
16,330
15,915
132,574
32,691
35,897
51,357

13,468
8,212
3-
2/153,984


56,657
3/
185,290
17,669
335,393
29,766
3/810,455

39,982
208,975
127,691
236,177
25,543

133,099
4/785,876
4,987
1,627
2,584
24,851
12,750
98,943
5/148,176
2,218,800
1,900
2.220.700


4496 451,60


II






Baby chicks and turkey poults: Average prices paid to commercial hatcheries, September 1, 196&

State Baby chicks, per 100 : Turkey poults, each
and : Broiler : Egg-type pullets : Heavy breeds Light
division breeds : Pure : Incross breeds : White : Other breeds
: straight run: breeds : (hybrids) :
Dol. Dol. Dol. 5t. Ct. Ct.

Maine : 10.0 32.0 --- --- -
N.H. : 12.0 33.0 40.5 TO 65'
Vt. 13.0 32.0 --- --- --- ---
Mass. : 12.0 34.0 42.0 82 --- 65
R.I. 12.0 32.0 --- --- ---
Conn. : 11.0 31.0 42.0 68 ---...
N.E. : 10.5 32.3 41.7 --- ---
N.T. : 10.5 38.0 47.5 --- --- ---
N.J. : 13.5 35.0 48.0--- --- ---
Pa. : 11.5 36.5 48.0 1/ 70o / 85 1/ To
M.A. : 11.5 37.2 47.9- --- ---
Ohio : 11.5 38.0 53.0 J 67 1/ 66 ---
Ind. : 10.5 32.0 49.0 60 --- 1/ 45
Il. 13.5 42.5 54.0 65 --- ---
Mich. 13.0 33.5 52.0 --- 62 48
Wis. : 11.5 40.5 55.0 --- --- ---
E.N.C. : 11.1 36.6 51.8 --- 63.7 45.8
Minn. : 12.0 42.0 53.0 55 --- 41
Iowa 13.0 39.0 49.0 --- --- 40
Mo. : / 8.9 30.0 53.0 65 65 45
S.Dak. --- 35.0 50.0 --- -- ---
Nebr. : 17.0 35.0 51.0 --- --- ---
Kans. : 16.0 36.0 52.0 ---
W.N.C. 9.8 36.9 51.8 41.2
Del. : 1 0.1 --- --- --- --- ---
Md. : 10.4 39.0 53.0 --- --- ---
Va. ~/ 10.0 40.0 52.0 73 43
W.Va. : i/ 11.0 --- --- --- --
N.C. : / 9.0 29.0 48.0 60 63 45
s.c. 1 8.1 32.0 --- 70 70 ---
Ga. : 1/ 9.4 33.0 48.0 65 65 ---
Fla. 1/ 9.9 38.0 45.0. '55 65 45
S.A. : 9.5 35.4 48.8 --- --- 43.5
Ky. 9.2 --- 50.0 --- --- ---
Tenn. : 9.0 30.0 40.0o --- ---
Ala. : I/ 8.5 33.0 41.0 65 65 45
Miss. : 1/ 8.5 30.0 4.0o --- --- ---
E.S.C. 8.6 31.1 44.6 -- --- ---
Ark. : I 9.0 --- --- 60 60 45
ALa. : 9 3--0_--- --- --- ---
La. :_/ 8.9 34.0
Okla. 10.5 30.0 45.0 --- --- ---
Texas 1/ 8.8 30.0 55.0 --- ---..
.s.c. : 9.0 30.8 49.5 --- --- ---
Mont. 19.0 37.0 48.0 --- --- ---
Idaho : 12.5 36.5 --- --- --- 50
Colo. : 14.0 40.0 52.0 --- --- ---
Ariz. --- 36.5 43.5 60 --- ---
Utah 12.5 34.0 --- -- --- ---
Mount. 12.6 36.1 46.0 --- --- ---
Wash. 12.5 33.0 35.5 --- --- ---
Oreg. 13.5 36.0 38.5 40
Calif. : 11.5 32.5 39.0 --- --- ---
Hawaii 23.4 44.7 --- --- --- ---
Pac. 12.9 33.3 38.8 --- --- --
U.S. 9.5 34.5 47.9 55.3 63.0 43.2
I/ As of the 15th of the month.






Chicks hatched by commercial hatcheries United States


: By months : Cumulative
Month : Change from: : : Change from
M 1963 1964 last ear : 1963 196 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


180,275
183,571
211,291
211,262
220,212
208,498
200,239
187,081
166,664


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


211,843
225,245
285,338
303,511
298,462
255,527
231,879
213,511
195,384


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
786,399
1,oo6,611
1,215,109
1,415,348
1,602,429
1,769,093


31,568
73,242
147,289
239,538
317,788
364,817
396,457
422,887
451,607


211,843
437,088
722,426
1,025,937
1,324,399
1,579,926
1,811,805
2,025,316
2,220,700


+ 4,524
+18,365
+28,784
+25,654
+20,702
+21,565
+27,538
+36,644
+44,046


295
18
2,302
874
4,196
1,230
3,699
4,864
8,627


+ 1
0
+ 2
0
- 1
0
+ 1
+ 1
+ 2


+ 4,819
+18,347
+31,086
+24,780
+16,506
+22,795
+31,237
+41,508
+52,673


- 5 -


31,568
41,674
74,047
92,249
78,250
47,029
31,640
26,430
28,720






Chicken eggs in incubators October 1, 1964


Geographic Percent change frcm COctober 1, 1963
divisions : Broiler-type : Egg-type : Total eggs

North Atlantic 6 + 20 + 1
East North Central + 6 + 29 + 16
West North Central 24 9 21
South Atlantic : + 5 + 25 + 6
South Central : + 11 4 + 7
West : 4 + 2 2
48 States : + 5 + 11 + 6

United States : + 5 + 32 + 6

1/ Includes Hawaii.

Poults hatched and turkey eggs in incubators

: White : Other : Total : Light
Geographic :heavy breeds 1/ :heavy breeds l/ :heavy breedsl: breeds 1/
divisions 63 : 1964 : 1963 1c64 1: 163 : 1964 .1963 : 1964

Thou. Thou. Thou. Thou. Thou. Thou. Thou. Thou.
Poults hatched
during September

North Atlantic : 2 0 0 0 2 0 1 5
East North Central : 106 40 0 3 106 43 86 131
West North Central 418 423 0 0 418 423 233 267
South Atlantic 11 13 58 104 69 117 177 161
South Central 16 0 19 43 35 43 0 31
West 0 37 83 20 83 57 42 53

United States 553 513 160 170 713 683 539 648


Turkey eggs in
Incubators
October 1

North Atlantic 3 0 6 0 9 0 5 5
East North Central 211 137 8 6 219 143 110 220
West North Central 665 438 0 0 665 438 351 457
-South Atlantic 78 86 183 203 261 289 181 206
South Central 42 0 62 88 104 88 0 39
West 40 77 140 20 180 97 30 129

United States 1,039 738 399 317 1,438 1,055 677 1,056


See footnotes on page 8





Poults hatched by commercial hatcheries United States


: By months : Cumulative
Month :Change from: : Change from
: 1963 :196 : last year :1963 1964 last year
Thou. Thou. Pet. Thou. Thou. Thou. Pct.
Heavy white
breeds l/
January : 1,514 1,859 + 23 1,514 1,859 + 345 + 23
February : 2,617 3,054 + 17 4,131 4,913 + 782 + 19
March : 4,952 6,576 + 33 9,083 11,489 +2,40o6 + 26
April : 5,891 7,805 + 32 14,974 19,294 +4,320 + 29
May : 6,369 7,871 + 24 21,343 27,165 +5,822 + 27
June : 5,471 6,858 + 25 26,814 34,023 +7,209 + 27
July : 2,981 3,444 + 16 29,795 37,467 +7,672 + 26
August 1,380 1,268 8 31,175 38,735 +7,560 + 24
September : 553 513 7 31,728 39,248 +7,520 + 24
October : 659 32,387
November : 924 33,311
December : 1,305 34,616

Other heavy
breeds 1/
January : 1,209 1,339 + 11 1,209 1,339 + 130 + 11
February : 4,457 4,201 6 5,666 5,540 126 2
March : 11,007 10,781 2 16,673 16,321 352 2
April : 13,648 12,182 11 30,321 28,503 -1,818 6
May : 13,362 11,946 11 43,683 40,449 -3,234 7
June : 8,635 8,117 6 52,318 48,566 -3,752 7
July : 3,005 2,984 1 55,323 51,550 -3,773 7
August : 297 409 + 38 55,620 51,959 -3,661 7
September : 6o0 170 + 6 55,780 52,129 -3,651 7
October : 291 56,071
November : 422 56,493
December : 559 57,052

Total all
heavy breeds / :
January : 2,723 3,198 + 17 2,723 3,198 + 475 + 17
February : 7,074 7,255 + 3 9,797 10,453 + 656 + 7
March : 15,959 17,357 + 9 25,756 27,810 +2,054 + 8
April : 19,539 19,987 + 2 45,295 47,797 +2,502 + 6
May : 19,731 19,817 0 65,026 67,614 +2,588 + 4
June : 14,106 14,975 + 6 79,132 82,589 +3,457 + 4
July : 5,986 6,428 + 7 85,118 89,017 +3,899 + 5
August : 1,677 1,677 0 86,795 90,694 +3,899 + 4
September : 713 683 4 87,508 91,377 +3,869 + 4
October : 950 88,458
November : 1,346 89,804
December : 1,864 91,668


See footnote on page 8.


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UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE
STATISTICAL REPORTING SERVICE
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N. R. Mehrhof
11-27-57 Univ. of Florida
ML-Ha Gainesville, Fla.


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Janiar;,- '. ,: + 11 .5 627 + 62 + 11
Febr4.ry '. 79 + 121 ,20' ,416 + 208 + 17
1-l ,'rch '7'7 '',, + 21 1,99' 2,-_6 + 371 + 19
April 914 1,196 + 3i 2I'-, ,562 + ,5>, + 22
aisy 1, 0 1,617 +i 2 4,599 5 179 + 680 + 15
Junre 11' 1-70' + 4 6,012 6,7'- 9 + 73 + 12
J,.ly ,i 1 ,609 4 7,680j 8,35 + 07 + 9
A.igust 1,0 1,86 + 11 8,74 9,544 + 795 + 9
September 539 64::'. + 20 9,28 10, 192 + 9:4 + 10
October 451 9, 739
Ilovember 451 lO, 1',1
eember L5.:'' 10, 770

Total all
breeds 1/
January, ,,2"8 3;::2'- + 16 3,28- 3,825c + 537 + 16
February 7,717 i 8,44 4+ 11,0'5 11,869 + 864 + 8
[larch 16,746t -1': + -9 27,751 30,176 +2,425 + 9
April : -3 ,1-,83 +- 48,204 51,359 +3.,155 7
[iay 21,,2i 21,4),4 + 1 69,525 72,793 +31 68 + 5
June 15,619 16, .55 + 6 85,144 89,338 +4 194 + 5
July 765 8,0 + 5 92798 97,375 +4,57-7 + 5
August 2,746 2,863 + 4 95,544 100,238 +4,694 + 5
September 1,252 1,331 + 6 96,796 101,569 +4,773 + 5
October 1,401 98,,197
i0ovembe 1, 797 99, 99
e..elber 2 444 102, 43

I/ HeL,.Ly wIjite breeds include heav- uihite-feathered breeds, such as Broad uhite,
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.
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