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Hatchery production
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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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October 19640 EN
1 94.v mber 13, 1

Chick P Lduic 1iDEPOSITORY

Hatcheries produced 203,228,000 chicks during October 1964, up 5 percent
from October 1963, according to the Crop Reporting Board. Broiler chicks hatched
totaled 174, 941, 000 -- an increase of 4 percent from October last year. During
the first 10 months of 1964, there were 1, 944, 034, 000 broiler chicks hatched, up
3 percent from the same period in 1963. The number of broiler-type eggs in
incubators on November 1 was the same as on November 1, 1963, indicating that
the hatch in November this year will be about the same as the hatch in November
last year.

There were 28, 287, 000 egg-type chicks hatched in October, 10 percent above
the number hatched in October 1963.. Increases reported were 24 percent in the
East North Central States, 16 percent each in the West North Central and South
Atlantic States, 12 percent in the South Central States, 2 percent in the North
Atlantic States and 1 percent in the West. The hatch of egg-type chicks during
the first 10 months of 1964 totaled 479, 894, 000, up 2 percent from comparable
period last year. Eggs in incubators on November 1 were up 7 percent from
November 1 last year indicating a larger hatch of egg-type chicks in November
than a year ago.

Poult Production

Heavy breed poults hatched in October totaled 697, 000 -- down 27 percent frorth
October 1963. The hatch of heavy white breeds was 506, 000 -- down 23 percent
from October last year. The hatch of other heavy breeds was 191, 000 -- down 34
percent from October last year. The hatch of light breed poults was 673, 000, up
49 percent from October last year. There were 102, 939, 000 turkey poults hatched
during the first 10 months of 1964, 5 percent more than during this period in 1963.
The cumulative hatch of heavy white breeds totaled 39, 754, 000, up 23 percent;
other heavy breeds totaled 52, 320, 000, down 7 percent; and light breeds hatched,
at 10,865, 000, were up 12 percent. The number of heavy breed eggs in incubators
on November 1 was down 32 percent from November 1, 1963 indicating a smaller
hatch in November this year than last year. The number of light breed eggs in
incubators on November 1 was up 21 percent from November 1, 1963.

UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE
Statistical Reporting Service Crop Reporting Board
Pou 1-1 (11-64) Washington, D. C.





Chicks hatched by commercial hatcheries


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.
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.
L/ Massachusetts
2/ To avoid disc]
Dakota.
South Atlantic
South Central
21 West total inc


_: Octobe
: 1963 :
Thousands T
5,234
741
: 0
767
1,533
: 140
: 147
: 3,422
: ii,984
: 620
3,103
48
490
687
4,948

240
3,276

2/
S11
170


1964
thousands
5,002
692
0
430
1,342
40
152
3,537
11,195
500
2,615
71
41o
710
4,306
710
130
2,794
2
2/
5
10


Broiler-type
Tr : Jan. through October :


:


:


*e/ 4,776 2/ 3.649 2/ 70,160 2/ 54,:09 1,163 1.
5,921 7,576 69,080 80,126 3/
11,988 11,201 125,116 119,238
4,435 4,621 55,816 55,126 490 356
286 415 3,750 3,965 3/
16,388 17,025 187,010 193,417 591
1,349 1,247 17,062 14,205 391 450
30,454 30,956 335,627 345,056 1,557 2,281
1,556 1,174 15,172 14,954 1,440 1,584
72,377 74,215 80,633 826,087 314,530 3/ 5,256
235 291 3,575 2,534 4/
3,560 3,756 37,580 38,737 20 159
17,974 20,543 201,012 219,622 788 953
13,108 11,409 133,138 129,324 919 864
19,505 24,266 213,598 248,998 688 1,079
2,195 2,378 24,514 26,169 203 264
352 472 6,331 6,082 4/ 4/
9,81 11092 119527 125,54 1,934 2.6
6697Y0 74,207 739,275 73:,2o 3/ 5,219 3/ 5838
34B 384 4,091 4,3l81 71 32
1 1 210 239 81 46
102 119 1,551 1,560 31 49
1,442 1,o04 15,955 16,766 1,021 932
903 766 10,229 10,785 14o 243
4,850 4,518 53,831 51,093 5,058 5,128
5/ 7,672 .5/ 7,215 5/ 8,151 5/ 85.131 5/ 6,53 5/ 6,631
16b,519 174,787 1,892,49 1,948225 2554 28,191


145 154 1,222 1,209 0o 96


16 .664b


losingg individual


174.941


1893711


.194A04.o


52 614 28 aby


combined to avoid disclosing individual operations.
operations West North Central total includes North and South


total includes Delaware, Maryland and West Virginia.
includes Kentucky and Oklahoma.
eludes Montana, Wyoming, New Mexico, Arizona and Nevada.

2 *


ead lode Island


1963
Thousands
54,819
9,405
42
10,040
16,067
1,795
1,651
39,712
133,531
7,690
32,045
1,509
4,730
8,765
54,739
10,829
3,655
51,950
2/]
1,205
2.055


: 1964
Thousands
58,502
8,242
1
6,759
16,341
915
1,461
38,784
131,005
6,150
29,096
1,087
4,590
8,670
9,6m
2,043
39,039


1,633
1.232


Egg-type
October
1963 1964
Thousands Thousands
192 299
177 149
11 0
469 334
464 414
1,230 1,420
380 290
1,187 1,279
4,110 4,185
1,380 1,300
1,170 1,556
834 991
420 900
170 180
3,974 4927
423 461
160 250
297 231
23 0
45 200
69 167
146 45


I ?Jq 71 1 94 034





ChickS hatched by commercial hatcheries


Sta
and
div

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 st
Hawaii
U. S.


SC.















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ates


te Egg-type
: Jan. through Oct.
vision : 1963 : 19b4
: Thou. Thou.

2,855 2,231
369 244
& R.I. i/ 8,281 7,795
7,948 6,672
15,930 17,345
9,710 8,105
28,675 25,99C
: 77,257 72,110
: 23,320 23,80C
22,850 25,685
: 21,483 21,544
10,790 13,05C
: ,609 8,13
C. : 8,052 92,214
: 24,701 24,17L
: 35,485 34,234
15,268 15,343
. : 2,339 1,910
. 10,155 10,195
12,460 12,001
: 6,571 7,035


F


106,979 104,898 2/ 5,993

6,525 6,508 5,072

8,871 9,364 12,558
5,931 5,161 1,873
20,481 23,574 26,857
15,658 17,570 2,471
3/59 717 3/63 839 3/ 63421
6,370 5,160 3,546
8,017 10,849 13,297
8,522 10,640 9,216
9,635 12,524 13,327
1.588 2.016 1.732

21,930 20,783 9,917
/62,873 4/69,001 4/ 52,242
1,457 1,022 290
1,984 1,435 143
1,369 1,192 161
9,848 10,421 1,714
2,965 2,974 994
54,608 57.496 9.,32
54/74,817 5L76,891 5/ 12,808
467,695 47b,953 160,467
899 291 186


468.594 479,891


160,654


Massachusetts and ahode Island combined to avoid
To avoid disclosing individual operations West
South Dakota.


South Atlantic total includes Delavare, Maryland and West Virginia.
South Central includes Kentucky aLvA okiajbom
West total includes Montana, Wyoming, New Mexico, Arizona and Nevada.


- 3 -


:Average 1950-,6
Thou.

1,119
17
1,397
2,884
1,291
964
4,410
16,98
1,470
4,752
916
843
1,042
9,024
735
386
4,426


116
278


Total 1
October :Jan. ibrough Oc
2 : 1963 : 196 :1963 : 19
Thou. Thou. Thou. Th
5Y 5,301 530 6
918 841 12,260 10,
11 0 411
1,236 764 18,321 14,
1,997 1,756 24,015 23,
1,370 1,460 17,725 18,
527 442 11,361 9,
4,609 4,816 68.387 64,
16,04 15, 210,7 203,
2,000 1,800 31,010 29,
4,273 4,171 54,895 54,
882 1,062 22,992 22,
910 1,310 15,520 17,
857 890 16,374 16,
8,922 9,233 140,791 141,
1,504 1,171 35,530 33,
400 380 39,140 36,
3,573 3,025 67,218 54

80 172 13,665 13,
316 55 8,626 8,
2/ 5,941 2/ 5,0032/ 177,139 2/ 158

4,925 4,977 62,341 61

16,979 17,491 195,881 202
1,740 1,697 22,993 19,
32,011 33,237 306,108 368
2,996 2,758 30830 32
3/ 76,07 3/ 79,471 3/ 868,350 3/ 89,
31, 3,915 43,950 43
18,762 21,496 20,029 230,
14,027 12,273 141,660 139,
20,193 25,345 223,233 261,
2,398 2,642 26 102 28,

11,765 13.138 14 57 1
4/ 71:97 4/ 80,045 4/ 802.l4 4/ 665
419 416 5,548 5,
82 47 2,194 1,
133 168 2,920 2,
2,463 2,336 25,803 27,
1,043 1,009 13,194 13,
9.908 9,646 108o.43,9 lo8
5/ 14,210 5/ 14,b46 5/ 160,9 5/ 162
194,053 202,978 2,360,184 2,421
225 250 2.121 2,
194,2 203,228 2,36eg305 2,423,
disclosing individual operations.
North Central total includes North and


tober
4
IOU.

473
245
558
013
260
566
774
-15
,950
781
631
,640



277
,382

,640
,267

L
,634


,366
,630
.524

,897
,471
,964
,522
185

.237

,674
,752
,187
,759
.589
,022


I





3aby chicks and turkey poults: Average prices paid to commercial hatcheries, October 1, 1964


State
and
divisi


Turkey poults
Heavy breeds
White Other
Ct. Ct.


C


Maine
N.H.
Vt.
Mass.
R.I.
Conn.
N.E.
N.Y.
N.J.
Pa.
M.A.
Ohio
Ind.
T11.
Mich.
Wis.
E.N.C.
Ninn.
Iowa
Mo.
S.Deik.
Nebr.
W.N.C.
Del.
Mi.
Va. 1/
W.Va.
N.C.
S.C. i/
Ga.
Fla.
S.A.
KM.
Tenn.
Ala.
Miss.
E.S.C.
Ark.
IA.
Okla.
Texas
W.S.C.
Mont,.
Idaho
Colo.
Ariz.
Utah
Mount.
Wash. 2/
Oreg. 1/
Calif. /
Hawaii
Pac.
U. S.
I/ As of t


:












:

:


nl;
:e
*
:.

:

:
:h 15


Baby chicks, per 100
Broiler : Egg-type pullets
breeds : Pure : Incross breeds
straight run; breeds : (hybrids)
Dol. Dol. Dol.

1/10.0 32.0 ---
11.5 34.0 41.0
13.0 33.0
12.0 34.0 42.0
12.0 32.0
1/11.0 30.0 42.0
10.5 32.1 41.8
10.5 37.5 47.5
13.0 35.5 48.0
1/11.5 35.5 49.0
11.5 36.5 48.7
11.5 38.0 52.0
10.5 32.0 51.0
13.5 42.0 54.0
13.0 34.0 52.0
11.5 40.5 55.0
11.1 36.9 52.4
12.0 41.0 53.0
12.5 38.o 50.o
1/9.0 29.0 51.0
--- 35.0 50.0
17.0 32.0 51.0
9.9 36.0 51.2
1/10.1 -. --
1/10.4 39.0
10.0 o0.o 53.0
1/10.5 --- -
I/ 8.9 29.0 46.0
8.2 32.0 ---
V/ 9.7 33.0 48.0
1/10.0 39.0 44.0
9.6 35.5 48.1
9.6 0.0o 48.0
9.4 31.0 40.0
1/ 8.6 33.0 41.0
1/8.5 30.0 45.0
8.7 31.8 4.5
1/8.9 .
1/ 8.5 34.0 ---
10.5 27.5 46.5
1/ 9.1 31.0 55.0
9.0 31.0 49.6
19.0 37.5 47.0
12.5 35.0 ---
14.0 4o.o 50.0
--- 36.5 42.0
12.5 314.0 0._ 0
12.5 36.2 45.2
12.5 32.5 35.5
13.0 34.0 39.0
11.5 32.0 40.0
23.5 45.0 ---
12.8 32.8 39.8
9.6 34.6 47.2
;h of the month. 4 -


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:
:


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60
70

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70

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: Light
* breeds
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40




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Chicks hatched by commercial hatcheries United States


By months : Cumulative
Month : : Change from: : : Change from
S1963 196 : last year : 163 196 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


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
211,262
220,212
208,498
200,239
187,081
166,664
174,941


31,568
41,674
74,047
92,249
78,250
47,029
31,640
26,430
28,720
28,287


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


211,843
225,245
285,338
303,511
298,462
255,527
231,879
213,511
195,384
203,228


-5-


4,524
18,365
28,784
25,654
20,702
21,565
27,538
36,644
44,046
50,323


180,275
363,846
575,137
786,399
1,006,611
1,215,109
1,415,348
1,602,429
1,769,093
1,944,034


31,568
73,242
147,289
239,538
317,788
364,817
396,457
422,887
451, 607
479,894


211,843
437,088
722,426
1,025,937
1,324,399
1,579,926
1,811,805
2,025,316
2,220,700
2,423,928


295
18
2,302
874
4,196
1,230
3,699
4,864
8,627
11,300


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


4,819
18,347
31,086
24,780
16,506
22,795
31,237
41,508
52,673
61,623




Chicken eggs in incubators November 1, 1964


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

North Atlantic + 2 + 8 + 3
East North Central 8 + 5 2
West North Central : 37 + 30 29
South Atlantic + 2 + 12 + 3
South Central : + 1 + 9 + 2
West : + 2 0 + 1
48 States : 0 + 7 + 1

United States l/ 0 + 7 + 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 1963 1964 1963 :1964 :1963 :1964 1963 1964

Thou. Thou. Thou. Thou. Thou. Thou. Thou. Thou.
Poults hatched
during October

North Atlantic 2 0 4 0 6 0 3 3
East North Central 159 100 4 3 163 103 63 120
West North Central : 411 298 0 0 411 298 240 294
South Atlantic 40 52 119 126 159 178 123 134
South Central 25 0 50 62 75 62 0 26
West 22 56 114 0 136 56 22 96

United States 659 506 291 191 950 697 451 673


Turkey eggs in
incubators
November 1

North Atlantic 10 5 6 2 16 7 16 4
East North Central 378 214 9 9 387 223 127 147
West North Central : 682 440 0 0 682 440 301 235
South Atlantic 248 111 276 166 524 277 183 282
South Central 19 38 113 137 132 175 0 20
West 72 123 222 134 294 257 49 129

United States 1,409 931 626 448 2,035 1,379 676 817

See footnotes on page 8.


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Poults hatched by commercial hatcheries United States


:By months : Cumulative
Month :1963 1964 :Change from: 1963 : 1964 : Change from
: :: last year : last year
: Thou. Thou. Pct. Thou. Thou. Thou. Pct.
Heavy white


breeds i/
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 : 659 506 23 32,387 39,754 +7,367 + 23
November : 924 33,311
December : 1,305 34,616

Other heavy
breeds l/
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 : 160 170 + 6 55,780 52,129 -3,651 7
October : 291 191 34 56,071 52,320 -3,751 7
November : 422 56,493
December : 559 57,052

Total all
heavy breeds 1/ :
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 950 697 27 88,458 92,074 -3,616 4
November 1,346 89,804
December : 1,864 91,668


See footnote on page 8.


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JUiITED STATES DEPARTIEiUT OF A.GRICULTEURE POSTAGE AIID FEES PAID


STATISTICAL R ,EPORTIIIG SERVICE
L.Z-.SHIIlGTOI, D. C. 2025'0

OiFFICId FiSISTESS


U. E. DEFPART[.EEIT OF AGRICULTURE
UIIiERSITY OF FLORIDA

3 1262 08904 2989




N. R. maehchof
11-27-57 Univ. of Florida
JL-Ua Gainesville, Fla.


Poults hatched byv commercial hatcheries United States
: B'y months : Cumulative
Month : : .,., :Chzn.e from: 196 : ,-, : Change from
1903 iy, ,1963 1l64
:* _: last year : : : last year
Thou. Thou. Pet. Thou. Thou. Thou. Pet.
Light breeds 1
January : 565 627 + 11 565 627 + 62 + 11
February : 643 789 + 23 1,208 1,416 + 208 + 17
arch 7: 77 950 + 21 1,995 2,366 .- 371 + 19
April : 914 1.19 + 31 2,909 r,562 + 6.53 + 22
May : 1,59 1,617 + 2 4,499 5,179 + 680 + 15
June 1,513 1,570 + 4 6,012 n,749 + 737 + 12
July : 1,668 1,609 4 7,680 358 + 678 + 9
August : i,0o9 1,186 -9 11 8,749 9,544 + 795 + 9
September : 539 643 20 9, 288 10,192 + 904 + 10
October : 451 ,73 -- 49 9,739 10,365 +1,126 + 12
il'vember : 451 10, 190
December : 580 10,770

T:.tal 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
Ilarch : 16,746 18,307 + 9 27,751 30,176 +2,425 + 9
April : 20,-.3 21,1J3 + 4 48,204 51,359 +3,155 + 7
Il y : 21,321 21,434 + 1 69,525 72,793 +3.268 + 5
June : 15,619 16,545 6 85,144 89,338 +4,194 + 5
July : 7,654 8,037 + 5 92,798 97,375 +4,577 + 5
Auust : 2,76 2,86.3 + 4 95, 544 100,238 +4,694 +
September 1,252 1,331 + 6 96,796 101,569 +4,773 + 5
October : 1,401 1,370 2 98,197 102,939 +4,742 + 5
ilovember : 1,797 99,994
December : 2,444 102,438

1/ Heavy v- wite breeds include heavy white-feathered breeds, such as Broad Iwhite,
white Holland, Empire white:, Lancaster, and crosses with light white breeds. All
other heavy breeds are reported wiunder "other". Light breeds include Belt.ville,
Jersey B.uff, Royal Pabn and vild turkeys.


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