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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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Began with: Jan. 1948
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Ceased with Nov. or Dec. 1969.

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Hatchery report
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Hatchery production, annual revisions
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Eggs, chickens and turkeys

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OSITORY--- January 14, 1965
DU DEPOSITORY
Chick Production

Hatcheries produced 210, 323, 000 chicks in December 1964, compared with
208, 722,000 in December 1963, according to the Crop Reporting Board. Broiler
chicks totaled 185, 936, 000, up slightly from December last year and the largest
output of record for December. During 1964, there were 2, 306, 066, 000 broiler
chicks hatched, 2 percent more than in 1963 and the largest output during any
year of record. Broiler-type eggs in incubators on January 1 were up 2 percent
from January 1 last year indicating that the broiler hatch will be larger in Jan-
uary 1965 than in January 1964.

There were 24,387, 000 egg-type chicks hatched in December 1964--5 percent
more than a year earlier. Increases were 37 percent in the West North Central
States, 33 percent in South Central, and 9 percent in the East North Central States.
Decreases were 7 percent in the West, 3 percent in the North Atlantic and 2 per-
cent in the South Atlantic States. The hatch of egg-type during 1964 totaled
528, 959, 000, up 3 percent from 1963. The number of egg-type eggs in incubators
on January 1, 1965 was up 1 percent indicating a hatch in January 1965 slightly
larger than in January 1964.

Poult Production

Heavy breed poults hatch in December 1964 totaled 1, 427, 000--down 23 per-
cent from December 1963. The hatch of heavy white breeds totaled 1, 069, 000--a
decrease of 18 percent. The hatch of other heavy breeds totaled 358, 000--down 36
percent from December last year. Production of light breed poults totaled 616, 000--
up 6 percent from December 1963. The number of turkey poults hatched in 1964
was 106, 420, 000, an increase of 4 percent. The hatch of heavy whites during the
year was 41,441, 000--an increase of 20 percent; other heavy breeds were
52, 967, 000--a decrease of 7 percent; and light breeds hatch at 12, 012, 000 was up
12 percent. The number of heavy breed eggs in incubators on January 1, 1965,
was down 16 percent indicating a smaller hatch in'January this year than last. The
number of light breed eggs in incubators on January 1 was up 4 percent.



UNITED STATES DEPART T ENT OF AGRICULTURE
Statistical Reporting Service Crop Reporting Board
Pou 1-1 (1-65) Washington, D.C.







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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.


Chicks hatched by commercial hatcheries

Broiler type
December : Jan. through December :


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4,400 3,433 63,428 56,615 3,855 4.184
953 760 12,80 11, 148 503 538
200 150 4,095 2,303 205 170
4,072 2,977 60,479 44,675 139 424
2 2 2 0 a
2/ 2/ / 50 60
6 1,209 1,640 112 114
100 2 2,310 1,236 92_ 200
2/5,329 2/ 3,895 2/ 81,363 2/61,45 1,101 1,506
7,098 7,807 82,590 95,374 3/
11,998 11,516 148,334 141,557 3/
5,318 4,828 66,009 64,491 282 311
327 504 4,360 4,894 3/ /
17,484 18,191 220,849 228,514 343 450
1,484 1,096 19,910 16,448 263 314
32,676 33,927 398,907 410,312 1,567 1,185
1,493 1,167 18,291 17, 237 1,370 1,497
77,878 79,036 959,250 978,827 3/3,882 3/ 3,823

3,420 3,504 44,230 45,X35 215 136
19,571 21,364 238,576 261,641 612 851
13,904 13,118 160,985 154,194 583 803
23,090 25,919 257,769 299,268 677 871
2,802 2,578 29,995 30,973 53 231
4/ 4/ 4/ 4/ 4/ y
13,077 11,937 144,7T4 149,303 1,000 1.317
4/76,765 4/78 960 4/ 887,866 4/950,968 4/3,380 4/4,485
464 337 4,929 5,087 100 41
6 12 227 251 90 104
117 141 1,798 1,811 41 0
1,203 1,334 18,525 19,558 737 720
943 987 12,034 12,573 99 228
5,373 5,130 64,291 61,481 5,100 4,685
5/8,127 5/ 7,98 5/ 102,128 5/101,113 5/ 6,358 5/ 5,903


81 5, 376 185,826 2,252,690 2,306,660 23,13
112 110 1,660 1,426 27 65


105,400


10o5,93b


2,254,150


2,30b,Obb


23,234 24,387


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


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1963
Thousands
5,263
881
0
702
1,608
100
133
4,190o
12,877
500
2,596
59
490
755


19b4
Thousands
5,638
678
0
710
1,336
25
139
4,008
12,534
500
1,594
74
395
870


Thousands
65,141
11,109
43
11,516
19,278
2,020
1,947
47,601
158,655
8,650
37,174
1,643
5,710
10.251


1964
Thousands
69,612
9,625
1
8,087
18,787
965
1,720
46,864
155,661
7,150
32,479
1,251
5,395
10. *0


Egg-type-
December
1963 : 1964
Thousands Thousands
183 175
156 88
23 18
485 544
505 37.3
1,390 1,450
460 355
1,359 1,418
4,561 4,421
1,190 1,200
1,293 1,477
529 707
620 500
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Chicks hatched by commercial hatcheries
State Egg-type : Total
and : Jan. through Dec. : December : Jan. through Dec.
division : 1963 : 1964 :Average 1958-62: 1963 : 1964 : 1963 : 1964
:Thousands Thousands Thousands Thousands Thousands Thousands Thousands
Maine : 3,769 4,151 4,858 5,446 5,813 68,910 73,763
N.H. : 3,184 2,449 1,306 1,037 766 14,293 12,074
Vt. : 408 266 20 23 18 451 267
Mass. & R.I./: 9,270 8,929 1,627 1,187 1,254 20,786 17,016
Conn. 8,875 7,389 2,779 2,113 1,709 28,153 26,176
N.Y. 18,690 20,175 1,432 1,490 1,475 20,710 21,140
N.J. : 10,500 8,745 1,151 593 494 12,447 10,465
Pa. 31,232 28,529 5,411 5, 49 5,426 78,833 75,393
N.A. 85,928 80,633 18,583 17,438 16,955 244,583 236,294
Ohio 25,700 26,300 1,742 1,690 1,700 34,350 33,450
Ind. 25,310 28,625 5,306 3,889 3,071 62,484 61,104
Ill. 22,612 22,947 955 588 781 24,255 24,198
Mich. : 11,900 14,050 968 1,110 895 17,610 19,445
Wis. 8,021 8,635 1,386 978 1,170 18,272 18,975
E.N.C. 93,543 100,557 10,357 8,255 7,617 156,971 157,172
Minn. 25,477 25,270 838 1,456 1,298 38,281 36,418
Iowa : 35,820 34,564 535 405 320 39,915 36,867
Mo. 15,586 15,977 5,357 4,211 3,401 76,065 60,652
N.Dak. : 2,350 1,910 / / g/ 2
S.Dak. : 10,325 10,325 2/ 2/ 2
Nebr. 12,629 12,217 111 116 120 13,838 13,857
Kans. 6,717 7,371 389 192 202 9,027 8,607
W.N.C. 108,904 107,634 2/7,269 2/6,430 2/5,401 2/190,2 2/169,090
Mi. 7 3 /
Va. 7,173 7,222 5,8 5,X 5,139 73,12 71,713
W.Va. 3/ 3/ 3/ V 3 3/ 3
N.C. 9,590 10,159 13,378 17,827 18,641 230,439 238,673
S.C. : 6,634 5,870 1,956 1,747 1,410 26,544 22,318
Ga. 23,555 26,344 28,218 34,243 35,112 422,462 436,656
Fla. 18,204 20,721 2,465 2,863 2,664 36,495 37,958
S.A. 3/67,511 3/72;111 3/6d,581 3/81,760 3/82,8 9 3/1,026,761 3/1,050,938
Ky. V 7
Tenn. : 6,790 5,516 3,550 3,635 3,640 51,020 51,351
Ala. 9,547 12,747 13,272 20,183 22,215 248,123 274,388
Miss. : 9,976 12,334 10,409 14,487 13,921 170,961 166,528
Ark. 10,895 14,321 14,772 23,767 26,790 268,664 313,589
La. 1,793 2,387 1,880 2,855 2,809 31,788 33,360
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Texas : 24,196 23,504 10,131 14o077 13,54 168,910 172,807
S.C. : 4/70,493 4/78,378 4/55,658 4/0,14 4/83,445 /958,359 4/1,029,346
Idaho 1,639 1,104 329 564 378 6,568 6,191
Colo. 2,144 1,622 116 96 116 2,371 1,873
Utah : 1,446 1,244 251 158 141 3,244 3,055
Wash. : 11,386 11,942 1,740 1,940 2,054 29,911 31,500
Oreg. : 3,196 3,362 1,269 1,042 1,215 15,230 15,935
Calif. 64,556 66,715 9,767 10,473 9,815 128,847 128,196
West. 5/87,295 5/88,553 5113,680 5/14,485 5/13,81 5/189,423 5/189,666
48 States : 13,67 527,866 174,127 208,513 210,1 2,766,364 2,832,506
Hawaii : 1,106 1,093 190 209 175 2,566 2,519
U.S. : 514,780 528,959 174,318 208,722 210,323 2,768,930 2,835,025
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. V/ West total includes Montana, Wyoming, New
Mexico, Arizona and Nevada.
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Chicks hatched by commercial hatcheries United States


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


Broiler-type:
January :175,751
February :169,730
Marc' :200,872
April :214,392
May :225,164
June :207,635
July :194,266
August :177,975
September :159,262
October :168,664
November :174,951
December :185,488


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


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


Total chicks.
January :207,024
February .211,717
March :272,599
April :309,817
May :306,736
June :249,238
July :223,437
August :203,240
September 184,219
October :194,278
November :197,903
Iscember :208,722


180,275
183,571
211,291
211,262
220,212
208,498
200,239
187,o81
166,664
174,941
176,096
185,936


31,568
41,674
74,047
92,249
78,250
47,029
31,640
26,430
28,720
28,287
24,678
24,387


211,843
225,245
285,338
303,511
298,462
255,527
231,879
213,511
195,384
203,228
200,774
210,323


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
24o,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
1,006,611
1,215,109
1,415,348
1,602,429
1,769,093
1,944,034
2,120,130
2,306,o66


31,568
73,242
147,289
239,538
317,788
364,817
396,457
422,887
451,607
479,894
504,572
528,959

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
2,624,702
2,835,025


+ 4,524
+18,365
+28,784
+25,654
+20,702
+21,565
+27,538
+36,644
+44,046
+50,323
+51,468
+51,916

+ 295
- 18
+ 2,302
- 874
- 4,196
+ 1,230
+ 3,699
+ 4,864
+ 8,627
+11,300
+13,026
+14,179


+ 4,819
+18,347
+31,086
+24,780
+16,506
+22,795
+31,237
+41,508
+52,673
+61,623
+64,494
+66,095






Chicken eggs in incubators January 1, 1965


Geographic Percent change from January 1, 1964
divisions : Broiler-type : Egg-type : Total eggs

North Atlantic + 1 12 3
East North Central 8 + 8 0
West North Central 34 + 16 18
South Atlantic + 2 + 8 + 2
South Central + 6 + 3 + 5
West : 0 3 2
48 States + 2 + 1 + 2

United States l/ : + 2 + 1 + 2

1/ Includes Hawaii.
Poults hatched and turkey eggs in incubators

White : Other : Total : Light
Geographic :heavy breeds l/ : heavy breeds l/ :heavy breeds 34 breeds l/
divisions 1963 : 1964 : 1963 : 1964 : 1963 1964 : 1963: 1964

Thou. Thou. Thou. Thou. Thou. Thou. Thou. Thou.
Poults hatched
during December

North Atlantic 11 13 1 0 12 13 15 6
East North Central 205 111 6 5 211 116 100 87
West North Central 591 461 33 35 624 496 190 196
South Atlantic 189 119 151 145 340 264 202 240
South Central 43 124 64 16 107 140 28 5
West 266 241 304 157 570 398 45 82

United States :1,305 1,069 559 358 1,864 1,427 580 616


Turkey eggs in
incubators : 1964 1965 1964 1965 1964 1965 1964 1965
January 1

North Atlantic 23 22 12 0 35 22 26 9
East North Central 263 197 44 21 307 218 191 163
West North Central .1,086 978 264 273 1,350 1,251 246 308
South Atlantic 438 343 437 382 875 725 301 371
South Central 231 141 143 210 374 351 51 8
West : 543 803 950 371 1.,493 1,174 72 61

United States :2,584 2,484 1,850 1,257 4,434 3,741 887 920


See footnote page 7.


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Poults hatched by commercial hatcheries United States


By month : 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 + 2,406 + 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 : 924 618 33 33,311 40,372 + 7,061 + 21
December : 1,305 1,069 18 34,616 41,441 + 6,825 + 20

Other heavy
breeds 1/
January 1,209 1,339 + 11 1,209 1,339 + 130 + 11
February 4,457 4,201 6 5,666 5,54o 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 422 289 32 56,493 52,609 3,884 7
December : 559 358 36 57,052 52,967 4,085 7

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 950 697 27 88,458 92,074 + 3,616 + 4
November 1,346 907 33 89,804 92,981 + 3,177 + 4
December 1,864 1,427 23 91,668 94,408 + 2,740 + 3


See footnote on page 7.


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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. Pet.
Light breeds 1 :
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 1,196 + 31 2,909 3,562 + 653 + 22
May : 1,590 1,617 + 2 4,499 5,179 + 680 + 15
June 1,513 1,570 + 4 6,012 6,749 + 737 + 12
July 1,668 1,609 4 7,680 8,358 + 678 + 9
August 1,069 1,186 + 11 8,749 9,544 + 795 + 9
September 539 648 + 20 9,288 10,192 + 904 + 10
October 451 673 + 49 9,739 10,865 + 1,126 + 12
November 451 531 + 18 10,190 11,396 + 1,206 + 12
December 580 616 + 6 10,770 12,012 + 1,242 + 12


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 18,307 + 9 27,751 30,176 + 2,425 + 9
April : 20,453 21,183 + 4 48,204 51,359 + 3,155 + 7
May : 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
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 1,370 2 98,197 102,939 + 4,742 + 5
November 1,797 1,438 20 99,994 104,377 + 4,383 + 4
December 2,444 2,043 16 102,438 106,420 + 3,982 + 4


1J 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.


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