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Hatchery production
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Special ... hatchery report
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English
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United States -- Crop Reporting Board
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United States Crop Reporting Board
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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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March 1966 -- .
S- ----- April 14, 1966
J, POSITORY

Chick Production

Chick production by hatcheries during March 1966 was 302. 2 million, 9 percent
above the 278. 0 million in March 1965, according to the Crop Reporting Board.
The hatch of broiler-type chicks totaled 235. 8 million, up 8 percent from March
1965 and the largest of record for the month. During the first quarter of 1966,
there were 660. 0 million broiler chicks produced--10 percent more than the same
period last year. Broiler-type eggs in incubators April 1 were up 9 percent
from April 1, 1965.

There were 66. 4 million egg-type chicks hatched in March--up 11 percent from
March 1965. All regions reported increases from a year earlier as follows: 17
percent in the South Central; 16 percent in the South Atlantic; 10 percent in the
West North Central and West; 9 percent in the East North Central; and 7 percent
in the North Atlantic. During the first quarter of 1966, there were 145.0 million
egg-type chicks hatched--13 percent above the same quarter in 1965. The number
of egg-type eggs in incubators on April 1 was up 12 percent from April last year.

Poult Production

The number of poults hatched in the Nation during March 1966 totaled
21,085, 000 compared with 19, 380, 000 for March 1965, an increase of 9 percent.
The hatch of heavy breed poults during March was 20, 013, 000, also up 9 percent
from March 1965. Heavy white breed poults hatched at 11,352,000 was up 35
percent, but other heavy breeds hatched at 8, 661, 000 was down 12 percent.
Light breed poults hatched totaled 1, 072, 000, down 2 percent from March 1 965.
Accumulative hatch, January through March 1966, of all turkey poults was
38,113, 000, 19 percent more than the corresponding period of last year. The
number of heavy breed eggs in incubators on April 1, 1966 was up 6 percent from
April 1, 1965, and number of light breed eggs on April 1, 1966 was up 8 percent
from a year earlier. Eggs in incubator of heavy white breeds was up 26 percent
while for other heavy breeds was down 14 percent.


S UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE
Statistical Reporting Service Crop Reporting Board
Pou 1-1-(4-66) Washington, D. C.




Broiler and


Month
and
year


egg-type chicks hatched by commercial
hatcheries, United States


Broiler
type


iuimber- chicks
: Egg
: tvpe


hatched
:*


Total


Thousands Thousands Thousands

March 1965 218,284 59,742 278,026
February 1966 205,999 41,701 247,700
March 1966 235,834 66,411 302,245

Jan.-Mar. 1965 600,190 127,877 728,067
Jan.-Mar. 1966 659,589 145,016 805,005


Percent Percent Percent

Mar. 1966 as percent
of Mar. 1965 : 108 111 109

Jan.-Mar. 1966 as
percent of Jan.- 110 113 111
Mar. 1965



Chicken eggs in incubators April 1, 1966

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

North Atlantic 101 107 104
East North Central 107 109 109
West North Central 91 115 111
South Atlantic : 111 113 111
South Central : 109 103 109
West : 97 121 107

48 States : 109 112 109


United States / : 109 112 109


]/ 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
: ihou. Th: Thou. Thou. Thou.
arch 1965 : 8,412 9,870 1,2- 1,098 19,380
February 1966 6,299 4,046 10,345 818 11,163
March 1966 : 11,352 8,661 20,013 1,072 21,085

January-March 1965 14,298 14,976 29,274 2,658 31,932
January-March 1966 : 21,260 13,857 35,117 2,996 38,113
Percent Percent Percent Percent Percent
March 1966 as per-
cent of March 1965 135 88 109 98 109

January-March 1966
as percent of January-:
March 1965 : 149 93 120 113 119

Poults hatched and turkey eggs in incubators

Geographic Heavy breeds i/ : Light
Geographic : White : Other : Total : breeds i/
division : 1965 : 1966 : 1965 : 1966 : 1965 : 1966 : 1965 : 1966
: Thou. Thou. Thou. Thou. Thou. Thou. Thou. Thou.
Poults hatched
during March

North Atlantic : 68 111 76 182 144 293 7 29
East North Central : 1,470 1,551 613 571 2,083 2,122 111 78
West North Central : 3,267 4,334 4,110 3,239 7,377 7,573 236 229
South Atlantic : 1,028 1,155 527 440 1,555 1,595 570 567
South Central 999 1,735 1,429 909 2,428 2,644 54 52
West 1,580 2,466 3,115 3,320 4,695 5,786 120 117

United States : 8,412 11,352 9,870 8,661 18,282 20,013 1,098 1,072

Turkey eggs in
incubators April 1 : 1965 1966 1965 1966 1965 1966 1965 1966

North Atlantic : 311 235 323 412 634 647 44 101
East North Central 2,628 3,027 1,438 1,031 4,066 4,058 310 229
West North Central : 5,455 7,214 5,892 4,793 11,347 12,007 375 328
South Atlantic : 2,448 2,175 925 749 3,373 2,924 987 1,084
South Central : 1,721 2,927 2,640 1,603 4,361 4,530 89 140
West : 2,824 3,867 5,552 5,896 8,376 9,763 93 160

United States :15,387 19,445 16,770 14,484 32,157 33,929 1,898 2,042
April -1, 1966 as : Percent Percent Percent Percent
percent of
April 1, 1965 U.S. : 126 86 106 108
i/ 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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Chicks hatched by commercial hatcheries

State : Broiler-type :


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.


and
division


: 1965
: Thousands
6,130
: 582
1
: 847
1,680
65
: 190
: 4,61

: 650
2,439
: 97
: 400
995
: 4-581
: 742
* 240
2,979
2/
S 28
: 145
:2/4 25
9,393
13,200
5,276
: 515
22,771
1,354
39,300
1,619
: 93,428
: 214
4,038
26,812
:14,700
29,965
2,627
: 477
: 13 586
S92,419
: 365
45
: 222
1,609
1,400
: 5,498
: 4/9,174
: 218,173
: 111
: 218,284


: Jan. through Mar. :


:*


:


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


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March
: 1966
Thousands
6,574
610
1
907
1,317
70
145
4,430
14,054
700
2,675
99
420
1,340
5,234
786
210
2,463

2/
375
2/ 4,042
9,097
15,723
5,440
518
23,272
1,380
44,592
1,706
101,728
280
3,845
30,029
16,453
32,091
3,457
382
13,030
99,567
4b7
60
300
2,301
1,215
6,649
4/11,0792
235,704
130
235,834


1965
Thousands
17,490
1,677
1
2,215
4,506
140
532
13,486
40,047
1,780
6,o88
224
1,160
2,660
11 912
2,081
460
9,291
2/
2/
4I1l
184
2/12,459
26,305
36,843
15,105
1,465
61,917
3,779
106,558
3,981
255,953
551
10,709
72,314
40,481
84,465
7,603
1,377
35 992
253,492
1,090
84
550
5,368
3,294
15,556
4/26,017
599,880
310
600,190


: 1966
Thousands
18,316
1,736
1
2,550
3,774
235
367
12,905
39,W84
1,700
7,367
193
1,220
3,470
13,950
2,053
375
7,129
2/
2/
535
152
2/10,373
26,073
44,771
15,409
1,556
65,819
4,075
124,213
4,610
286,526
705
11,080
83,095
45,022
91,659
9,616
963
36,630
278,770
1,210
87
814
5,962
3,666
18,316
4/30,171
659,674
315
659,989


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5<
3
1,0
8
1,7
7]
3,5
O87
2,6
2,5
2,9]
1,2:
9
10,3
3,35
4,6(
2,1'

1,2)
1,81
1,1
14:6&



1 ,6
8

1,2
8i
2,5'
2,3
3/ 8,0
5
7'
1,4
1,6,
1,3.
4
5
3,1
9,7
2
2'
2
9
2'
5,6
4/ 8,0
59,6

59,7


Egg-type
March
65 : 1966
hands Thousands
68 --565
21 260
24 12
95 1,068
59 724
30 2,200
40 950
39 3,691
76 9,470
20 3,200
68 2,697
42 2,799
10 1,500
92 1,100
32 11,296
50 4,340
60 4,200
97 2,386
25 196
80 1,390
41 2,379
72 1,200
25 16,091
3/ 3/
34 838
3/ 3/
58 1,049
60 1,008
53 3,538
66 2,653 .
20 3/ 9,292
50 504
79 870
09 1,823
49 1,508
13 1,809
02 444
10 550
12 3,821
24 11,329
01 177
79 299
82 232
71 1,192
72 233
67 6,197
79 4/ 8,859
56 66,337
86 74
E2 66.411


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Chicks hatched by commercial hatcheries


State : Egg-type :
and : Jan. through Mar. : March
division : 1965 : 1966 :Average 1960-64: 1965


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.


Thousands
1,341
702
86
2,577
1,873
4,520
1,565
7.562


20,226
5,630
5,945
5,278
2,740
1,993
21,586
5,077
6,420
3,136
126
1,745
2,623
2,065
21,192




2,730
2,091
6,757
5,842
:3/19,553
1,152
1,504
4,201
4,119
3,341
778
1,072
7,186
23,353
359
611
523
2,808
698
: 16,023
:4/21,719
: 127,629
: 248~
: 127.877


thousands
1,512
689
78
2,743
1,633
5,750
2,080
8.134


Total


Total


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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22,619
7,000
5,885
5,280
3,300
2,200
23,665
5,856
7,620
3,710
225
2,050
3,267
2,180
24,908




2,317
2,481
8,828
6,911
3/22,901
1,180
2,241
4,258
4,362
4,626
872
1,210
8,175
26,924
351
635
575
2,929
662
17,611
4/23,855
144,872
144
145,016


Thousands
6,109
1,442
61
2,514
3,361
2,371
2,460
9,118
27,436
4,794
8,518
4,769
2,286
3,137
23,503
6,416
7,310
9,027
2/
2/
3,285
2,131
2/30,699


741

20,218
2,875
38,628
3,447
3/ 93,370
1,350
5,011
21,587
14,378
21,878
2,663
1,673
16,109
84,649
765
470
579
2,942
1,891
12,301
4/19,523
279,180
220
279,400


Thousands
6,698
903
25
1,942
2,539
1,795
930
8,190
23,022
3,270
5,007
3,039
1,610
1,987
14,913
4,092
4,900
5,176
2/
2,129
1,317
2/19,050

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23,979
2,214
41,853
3,985
3/101,448-
764
4,817
28,221
16,349
31,278
3,029
987
16,698
102,143
566
324
504
2,580
1,672
11,165
4/17,253
277,829
197
278,026


: 1966 :
Thousands
7,139
870
13
1,975
2,041
2,270
1,095
8,121
23,524
3,900
5,372
2,898
1,920
2,440
16,530
5,126
4,410
4,849
2/

2,754
1,290
2/20,133

6, 8

24,321
2,388
48,130
4,359
3/111,020
784
4,715
31,852
17,961
33,900
3,901
932
16,851
110,896
664
359
532
3,493
1,448
12,846
4/19,938
302,041
204
302,245


Jan. through Mar.
1965 : 1966
Thousands Thousands
18,831 19,828
2,379 2,425
87 79
4,792 5,293
6,379 5,407
4,660 5,985
2,097 2,447
21,048 21,039
60,273 62,503
7,410 8,700
12,033 13,252
5,502 5,473
3,900 4,520
4,653 5,670
33,498 37,615
7,158 7,909
6,880 7,995
12,427 10,839
22/

3,03V 3,802
2,249 2,332
2/33,651 2/35,281
3y033
16'03 17 77

64,647 68,136
5,870 6,556
113,315 133,041
9,823 11,521
3/275,506 3/309,427
1,703 1,885
12,213 13,321
76,515 87,353
44,600 49,384
87,806 96,285
8,381 10,488
2,449 2,173
43,178 44,805
276,845 305,694
1,449 1,561
695 722
1,073 1,389
8,176 8,891
3,992 4,328
31,579 35,927
4/47,736 4/54, 026
727,509 804:,546
558 459
728,067 805,005




Poults hatched by months, 1965


Month


January

February

March

April

May

June

July

August

September

October

November

December

Total


Heavy breeds
White : Other
Thousands Thousands

1,907 1,284

3,979 3,822

8,412 9,870

9,946 10,902

10,326 10,923

8,168 7,951

4,826 3,341

1,915 493

912 68

644 180

1,008 246

1,666 501

53,709 49,581


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Light
breeds
Thousands

779

781

1,098

1,318

1,651

1,703

1,846

1,164

738

880

744

886

13,588


.Total

Thousands

3,970
8,582

19,380

22,166

22,900

17,822

10,013

3,572
1,718

1,704

1,998

3,053

116,878





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