Hatchery production

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Title:
Hatchery production
Some issues called:
Special ... hatchery report
Physical Description:
v. : ; 22-28 cm.
Language:
English
Creator:
United States -- Crop Reporting Board
Publisher:
United States Crop Reporting Board
Place of Publication:
Washington, D.C
Publication Date:
Frequency:
monthly, with special reports
monthly
normalized irregular

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Subjects / Keywords:
Poultry -- Hatcheries -- Statistics -- Periodicals -- United States   ( lcsh )
Chicks -- Statistics -- Periodicals -- United States   ( lcsh )
Genre:
federal government publication   ( marcgt )
statistics   ( marcgt )
periodical   ( marcgt )

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Dates or Sequential Designation:
Began with: Jan. 1948
Dates or Sequential Designation:
Ceased with Nov. or Dec. 1969.

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Source Institution:
University of Florida
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All applicable rights reserved by the source institution and holding location.
Resource Identifier:
oclc - 01781240
lccn - sc 78000027
issn - 0093-0121
ocm01781240
Classification:
ddc - 353
System ID:
AA00010659:00037

Related Items

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

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January 1966

SD R February 16, 1966


Chick Production

Hatcheries produced 255.4 million chicks during January 1966 compared
with 222. 3 million during January last year, according to the Crop Reporting
Board. The hatch of broiler-type chicks totaled 218. 2 million, up 14 percent
from January 1965 and the largest of record for the month. Broiler-type eggs
in incubators on February 1, 1966 were up 10 percent from February 1, 1965.


Egg-type chicks hatched during January are estimated at 37. 2 million chicks,
up 17 percent from January 1965, and a seasonal increase of 38 percent from
December 1965. Compared to a year earlier, increases were 39 percent in the
West North Central, 23 percent in the North Atlantic, 1 9 percent in the South
Central, 17 percent in the South Atlantic, 10 percent in the East North Central,
and 9 percent in the West. The number of egg-type eggs in incubators on
February 1, 1966 was 15 percent above February 1 last year.


Poult Production


Poults of all breeds produced during January 1966 were 5,865,000 compared
with 3,767,000 for January 1965, an increase of 56 percent. Heavy breed poults
hatched in January totaled 4,759,000, an increase of 54 percent from January 1965.
The hatch of heavy white breeds at 3, 609, 000 was up 93 percent while other
heavy breeds at 1, 150, 000 was down 7 percent. Light breed poults hatched at
1,106,000 were up 66 percent. The number of heavy breed eggs in incubators on
February 1, 1966 was up 37 percent from February 1, 1965. The numbe' ,of
light breed eggs in incubators on February 1, 1966 was up 16 percent fro.-na
year earlier.





UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF AGR CULTURE
Statistical Reporting Service Crop Reporting Board
Pou 1-1 (2-66) Washington, D. C.





Broiler and egg-type chicks hatched by commercial
hatcheries, United States


Number chicks hatched
Month and :
year Broiler Egg Total
type type

: Thousands Thousands Thousands

January 1965 190,535 31,759 222,294
December 1965 209,394 26,901 236,295
January 1966 : 218,156 37,228 255,384


Percent Percent Percent

January 1966 as per-
cent of January 1965 : 114 117 115





Chicken eggs in incubators February 1, 1966


Geographic February 1, 1966 as a percent of February 1, 1965
division Broiler : Egg : Total
type : type : eggs

Percent Percent Percent

North Atlantic : 99 121 106
East North Central 121 100 107
West North Central 85 131 109
South Atlantic 110 120 111
South Central : 111 117 112
West : 117 108 113
48 States : 110 115 111i

United States 1/ 110 115 111


1/ Includes Hawaii.


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Poults hatched by commercial hatcheries, United States

Month : Number poults hatched 1/
and : Heavy breeds : Light : Total
year : White : Other : Total : breeds : breeds
Thou. Thou. Thou. Thou. Thou.
January 1965 1,869 1,230 3,099 668 3,767
December 1965 1,623 513 2,136 858 2,994
January 1966 3,609 1,150 4,759 1,106 5,865


: Percent Percent Percent Percent Percent
January 1966 as
percent of January 193 93 154 166 156
1965

Poults hatched and turkey eggs in incubators

Total breeds 1/ : Light
Geographic White Other Total breeds
division
1965 : 1966 : 1965 : 1966 1965 : 1966 1965 1966
: Thou. Thou. Thou. Thou. Thou. Thou. Thou. Thou.
Poults hatched
during January

North Atlantic 16 1 3 4 19 5 4 26
East North Central 125 261 20 7 145 268 103 99
West North Central 725 1,211 262 360 987 1,571 201 473
South Atlantic 243 464 276 177 519 641 281 341
South Central 158 665 188 27 346 692 32 40
West : 602 1,007 481 575 1,083 1,582 47 127

United States : 1,869 3,609 1,230 1,150 3,099 4,759 668 1,106

Turkey eggs in
incubators
February 19 1065 1966 1965 1966 1965 1966 1965 1966

North Atlantic 30 16 76 65 106 81 6 14
East North Central 559 943 239 294 798 1,237 179 159
West North Central 2,122 3,662 2,277 2,589 4,399 6,251 285 456
South Atlantic 750 1,111 666 476 1,416 1,587 501 550
South Central 712 1,902 546 490 1,258 2,392 58 50
West : 1,667 1,890 1,953 2,447 3,620 4,337 97 79

United States : 5,840 9,524 5,757 6,361 11,597 15,885 1,126 1,308


1_/ Heavy white breeds
wjhitep Honlflanr ERm i-re


include heavy white-feathered breeds, such as Broad white,


other heavy breeds are reported under "c
Jersey Buff and wild turkeys.


and crosses with light white breeds. All
their. Light breeds include Beltsville,


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white Lancaster





Broiler and egg-type chicks hatched by commercial hatcheries

State During January
and : Broiler-type : Egg-type
division 1965 : 1966 7 1965 : 1966
Thousands Thousands Thousands Thousands
Maine : 5,780 6,018 340 ---- 2
N. H. 573 585 151 186
Vt. 0 0 30 36
Mass. & R. I. I : 677 812 594 770
Conn. : 1,353 1,218 524 419
N. Y. 35 95 1,350 1,700
N. J. 156 93 400 520
Pa. : 4,312 4,277 1,646 2,101
N. A. : 12,886 13,098 5,035 6,174
Ohio : 750 500 1,350 1,800
Ind. : 1,671 2,375 1,865 1,400
Ill. : 99 49 1,201 1,407
Mich. : 390 400 700 850
Wis. : 800 1,080 280 500
E. N. C. 3,710 4,404 5,396 5,957
Minn. : 723 680 631 772
Iowa 1: 00 45 1,200 1,700
Mo. : 2,832 2,327 354 503
N. Dak. 2/ 2/ 0 0
S. Dak. 2/ 2/ 165 310
Nebr. 50 50 210 338
Kans. 0 2 210 220
W. N. C. 2/ 3,705 2/ 3,107 2,770 3,843
Del. : 8,549 8,866 8
Md. : 11,873 15,206
Va. : 5,263 5,184 428
W. Va. : 493 542 3 3
N. C. : 19,388 22,030 581 520
S.C. : 1,203 1,408 502 715
Ga. 34,013 40,860 1,842 2,402
Fla. : 1,031 1,280 1,911 1,900
S. A. : 81,813 95,356 3/ 5,316 3/ 6,228
Ky. : 125 213 258 296
Tenn. : 3,449 3,769 282 635
Ala. : 22,565 27,377 1,564 1,203
Miss. 12,954 14,524 1,149 1,357
Ark. : 26,700 30,701 934 1,629
La. : 2,657 3,150 231 188
Okla. : 410 157 226 268
Texas : 11,195 12, 48 1,680 1,919
S. C. 80,055 92,439 6,324 7,495
Idaho 336 341 59 57
Colo. : 11 11 130 171
Utah 171 246 78 160
Wash. 1,579 1,790 752 770
Oreg. 979 1,163 244 224
Calif. 5,174 6,079 5.506 5,892
West 4/ 8,267 ,4/ 9,650 4/ 6,844 4/ 7,484
48 States 190,436 218,054 31,685 37,181
Hawaii : 99 102 74 47
U. S. : 190,535 218,156 31,759 37,228
I~ 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. 4/ West
total includes Montana, Wyoming, New Mexico, Arizona and Nevada.






Total chicks hatched by commercial hatcheries


State
and
division


Maine
N. H.
Vt.
Mass. & R.I. 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. 0.
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.


Average
1960-64
Thousands

5,462
1,266
41
1,800
2,771
1,614
1,279
6 490
20,724
2,184
5,166
1,301
1,228
1,382
11,261l
1,307
901
5,832


4777
462
2/ 9.090

6,259

16,5 A
2,095
31,747
2.748


3/ 78,029 3/ 87,129 3/ 101,584
697 383 509
3,852 3,731 4,404
16,315 24,129 28,580
12,127 14,103 15,881
18,438 27,634 32,330
2,213 2,888 3,338
926 636 425
12,619 12,875 14,467
8,43 86,379 99,934
438 395 398
149 141 182
294 249 406
2,123 2,331 2,560
1,377 1,223 1,387
10,962 10,680 11,971
15,575 4 15,111 4/ 17,134
201,65 222,121 255,235


202
202,066


173
222,2954


149
255.384


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.
West total includes Montana, Wyoming, New Mexico, Arizona and Nevada.


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During January
1965
Thousands

6,120
724
30
1,271
1,877
1,385
556
5,958
17,921
2,100
3,536
1,300
1,090
1,080
9106
1,354
1,300
3,186

2

2/ 6,475
210


5,6 9

19,9S
1,705
35,855
2.942


1966
Thousands

6,460
771
36
1,582
1,637
1,795
613
6,378
19,272
2,300
3,775
1,456
1,250
1 580
10,361
1,452
1,745
2,830
2

222
2/ 6,950

3/
3/

22,550
2,123
43,262
3.180






































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