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

Subjects

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

Notes

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

Record Information

Source Institution:
University of Florida
Rights Management:
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:
AA00010659:00060

Related Items

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

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UNV OF FL LIB.
DOCUMENTS DEPT
Januaryi19 8
..... -- February 16, 1968

U.S. DEPOSITORY
Chick Production

Hatcheries produced 262 million chicks during January 1968, about the same
as a year earlier, according to the Crop Reporting Board. The number of
broiler-type chicks hatched totaled 229 million, an increase of 3 percent from
January 1967. Broiler-type eggs in incubators on February 1 were down 3 per-
from a year earlier.

The number of egg-type chicks hatched during January is estimated at
33. 5 million, a decrease of 18 percent from a year earlier. All regions recorded
decreases as follows: North Atlantic and South Central, 22 percent; South Atlantic,
20 percent; West, 14 percent; and North Central, 13 percent. The number of
egg-type eggs in incubators on February 1, was down 22 percent from a year
earlier.



Poult Production

Poult production of all breeds during January totaled 5, 102, 000, down 39
percent from the January 1967 hatch of 8, 415, 000 poults. This is the third
consecutive month that the poult hatch has been below the corresponding month
a year earlier. The hatch of heavy breed poults during January was 4, 277, 000,
down 42 percent from a year earlier. Light breeds totaled 825, 000, down 19
percent. The number of heavy breed turkey eggs in incubators on February 1
was down 35 percent from a year earlier, and the number of light breed eggs
in incubators was down 33 percent. Total eggs in incubators for all breeds
were down 35 percent.


UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OFAGRICULTURE
Statistical Reporting Service Crop Reporting Board
Pou 1-1 (2-68) Washington, D. C.





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


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

Thousands Thousands Thousands

January 1967 221,484 40,579 262,063
December 1967 : 211,774 -26,851 238,625
January 1968 229,018 33,458 262,476


Percent Percent Percent

January 1968 as per-
cent of January 1967 103 82 100




Chicken eggs in incubators February 1, 1968

a: February 1, 1968 as a percent of February 1, 1967
Geographic : :-
division Broiler-type Egg-type Total eggs
Percent Percent Percent

North Atlantic 97 68 86
East North Central 78 85 83
West North Central 73 81 79
South Atlantic 98 71 95
South Central 99 76 97
West : 90 86 88

48 States 97 78 94


United States 1/ 97 78 94


I' Includes Hawaii.


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Poults hatched by commercial hatcheries, United States


Month : Total breeds
and : Heavy Light All
year
Thou. Thou. Thou.
January 1967 7,394 1,021 8,415
December 1967 : 2,461 861 3,322
January 1968 : 4,277 825 5,102

Percent Percent Percent
January 1968 as
percent of January 58 81 61
1967,


Poults hatched and turkey eggs in incubator

Geographic : Total breeds I/
division Heavy breeds : Light breeds : All breeds
: 1967 : 1968 : 1967 : 1968 : 1967 : 1968
Thou. Thou. Thou. Thou. Thou. Thou.
Poults hatched
during January

North Atlantic 34 8 0 2 34 10
East North Central 287 224 105 70 392 294
West North Central 2,149 1,182 516 374 2,665 1,556
South Atlantic 850 971 309 205 1,159 1,176
South Central 1,468 863 0 15 1,468 878
West 2,606 1,029 91 159 2,697 1,188

United States : 7,394 4,277 1,021 825 8,415 5,102

Turkey eggs in
incubator February 1 1967 1968 1967 1968 1967 1968
Thou. Thou. Thou. Thou. Thou. Thou.

North Atlantic 149 99 0 3 149 102
East North Central 1,484 995 223 80 1,707 1,075
West North Central : 6,820 4,786 589 556 7,409 5,342
South Atlantic 2,082 1,789 724 323 2,806 2,112
South Central 3,126 2,062 0 27 3,126 2,089
West 6,320 3,214 153 146 6,473 3,360

United States : 19,981 12,945 1,689 1,135 21,670 14,080
Percent Percent Percent
February 1968 as
percent of : 65 67 65
February 1967 U. S.
1/ Heavy breeds include Broad white, white Holland, Empire white, Lancaster,
crosses between heavy and light breeds, bronze and other heavy breeds. Light
breeds include Beltsville, Jersey Buff, and wild turkeys.,


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Broiler and egg-type chicks hatched by commercial hatcheries

State : During January
and : Broiler-type Egg-type


division


1967d
Thousands


1968
Thousands


1967
Thousands


1968
Thousands


Maine : 6,470 6,175 420 421
N. H. : 588 490 285 128
Vt. : 0 0 42 10
Mass. & R. I. I/ 776 698 803 532
Conn. 1,257 996 338 342
N. Y. /: / 1,750 1,600
N. J. : 2 2 485 300
Pa. 3,909, 4,975 1,23 ,1363
N. A. : 2/13,102 2/13,432 6,046 4,696
Ohio 600 500 1,300 1,300
Ind. : 2,110 1,429 2,525 2,090
Ill. : 18 1 1,176 1,024
Mich. :/ 3/ 1,050 750
Wis. : 1,120 1,135 460 310
Minn. : 737 794 1,063 959
Iowa 20 130 1,200 1,460
Mo. : 2,090 1,033 656 502
N. Dak. : 10 0
S. Dak. : 3/ 240 200
Nebr. 34 20 350 300
Kans. : 3 0 500 290
N. C. : 3/7,136 3/051 10,530 9,18
Del. : 8,057 8,555 2
M. : 15,074 16,468 Y/
Va. : 4,627 5,234 402 312
W. Va. : 487 373 5 /
N. C. : 22,115 22,650 763 598
S. C 1,357 1,375 637 285
Ga. : 42,397 41,419 2,918 2,289
Fla. : 2,458 3,608 2,668 2,414
S. A. 9: 6,572 99,682 5/7,483 5/5,980
Ky. : 6 6 250 188
Tenn. : 3,356 2,541 700 453
Ala. : 27,222 29,926 1,181 900
Miss. : 13,827 16,706 1,359 1,181
Ark. : 32,600 33,215 1,759 1,872
La. : 3,599 3,720 227 216
Okla. 6 6 174 140
Texas 13,274 14,763 2,745 1,608
S. c. : 6/94,303 6/101,128 8,395 6,558
Idaho 458 502 56 53
Colo. : 9 6 179 153
Utah : 127 132 100 135
Wash. : 2,089 1,864 1,053 775
Oreg. : 1,276 1,290 283 167
Calif. 6,324 5,873 6,208 5,424
West. 7/10,298 7/9, 7 7/8,102 7/6,99
48 States 221,411 228,960 40,556 33,411
Hawaii 73 58 23 47
U. S. : 221,484 229,018 40,579 33,458
1/ Massachusetts and Rhode Island combined to avoid disclosing individual operations.
2/ North Atlantic total includes New York and New Jersey to avoid disclosing individual
operations.
3/ North Central total includes Michigan, North and South Dakota to avoid disclosing individual
operations.
4/ North Central total includes North Dakota and South Dakota to avoid disclosing individual
operations.
Footnotes continued on following page.


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Total 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.
Minn.
Iowa
Mo.
N. Dak.
S. Dak.
Nebr.
Kans.
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.


: 1968


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5/ South Atlantic total includes Delaware, Meryland and West Virginia to avoid disclosing individual
operations.
South Central total includes Kentucky and Oklahoma to avoid disclosing individual operations.
J/ West total includes Mbntana, Wyoming, New Mexico, Arizona and Nevada to avoid disclosing individual
operations.


Average
1962-66
Thousands
5,955
1,049
35
1,563
2,155
1,528
812
6,162
19,258
2,002
4,212
1,091
1,282
1,165
1,536
891
4,647


392
381
4/8,o39


5,911
5'
19,432
1,993
35,652
3.140
5/86,655
488
3,874
21,483
13,834
24,781
2,601
774
13.284
.81.120
447
152
289
2,381
1,262
11,398
7/16,141
221.1965
194
221.199


During January
1967
Thousands
6,890
873
42
1,579
1,595


S 5,832
2/19,148
1,9000
4,635
1,194
i/
1,580
1,800
1,220
2,746


384


5/
3/17.666


5,029

22,878
1,994
45,315
5,126


4,056
28,403
15,186
34,359
3,826

16.019
6/102,698
514
188
227
3,142
1,559
12,532
7/18,400oo
261.967
96
262.o6i


Thousands
6,596
618
10
1,230
1,338

2/
6.,n8
2/18,128
1,800
3,519
1,025

1,45
1,753
1,590
1,535

320
290
3/14..26


5,46

23,28
1,660
43,708
6,022
5/105.,662

2,994
30,826
17,887
35,087
3,936
,6/
16.3171
6/107,686
555
159
267
2,639
1,457
11,297
7/16,659
262,371
2 105
262.476






































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