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Title:
Hatchery production
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Special ... hatchery report
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Language:
English
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United States -- Crop Reporting Board
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United States Crop Reporting Board
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Washington, D.C
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monthly, with special reports
monthly
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Poultry -- Hatcheries -- Statistics -- Periodicals -- United States   ( lcsh )
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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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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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Chick Production


Hatcheries produced 319 million chicks during March, 6 percent above a
year earlier, according to the Crop Reporting Board. The March broiler-type
hatch of 267 million was up 8 percent from March 1968. Broiler-type hatch
during the first quarter was up 5 percent from the same period a year earlier.
Broiler-type eggs in incubators on April 1 were up 6 percent from April 1, 1968.


Egg-type chicks hatched during March at 53 million were down 2 percent
from a year earlier. All regions were down except the South Atlantic which
increased 10 percent. Regional declines were: South Central, 16 percent;
North Atlantic, 2 percent; West, 1 percent; and North Central down slightly.
Hatch during the first quarter of 1969 was 3 percent above the same period in
1968. Egg-type eggs in incubators on. April 1 were down 9 percent from a year
earlier.

Poult Production

Production of all breeds during March totaled 18,167, 000 poults, up 2
percent from a year earlier. Heavy breed hatch at 17, 318, 000 was up 2 per-
cent, while light breed hatch at 849,000 was down 4 percent. Total hatch during
the first quarter of 1969 was 34,145, 000, an increase of 8 percent from the same
period a year earlier. The number of turkey eggs in incubators on April 1
was 1 percent above a year earlier.


UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE
Statistical Reporting Service Crop Reporting Board
Pou 1-1-1 (4-69) Washington, D. C. 20250








IMonth


Broiler-tvype:

January
February
~arch
April
IMay
June
July
August
September
October
November
December

Epv-tpe :

January
February
March
April
lay
June
July
August
September
October
November
December

Total Chicks:

January
February
March
April
May
June
July
August
September
October
November
December

i/ Revised.


Chicks hatched by commercial hatcheries, United States

By months ; Curnulativoe
SChange from
1Change from: 1967 : 1968 : 1969 : last year
1967 : 1968 1969 l Iast year i/ :

Thousands PWce4 Thousands -Thou. *Pct.


225,260
217,590
256,135
250,348
257,042
244,971
241,078
232,283
201,668
205,637
211,342
215,188


39,761
46,315
66,132
74,418
68,073
47,929
34,040
36,011
34,603
32,878
27,681
26,977


265,021
263,905
322,267
324,766
325,115
292,900
275,118
268,294
236,271
238,515
239,023
242,165


229,825
219,533
246,689
247,704
260,926
250,278
244,151
232,422
203,422
214,767
221,578
227,794


33,517
38,590
53,759
62,300
59,352
44,998
37,067
37,123
37,489
40,374
35,753
33,979


263,342
258,123
300,448
310,004
320,278
295,276
281,218
269,545
240,911
255,141
257,331
261,773


235,228
227,083
266,790











37,708
39,706
52,687











272,936
266,789
319,477


+ 2 225,260
+ 3 442,850
+ 8 698,985
949,333
1,206,375
1,451,346
1,692,424
1,924,707
2,126,375
2,332,012
2,543,354
2,758,542


+13 39,761
+ 3 86,076
- 2 152,208
226,626
294,699
342,628
376,668
412,679
447,282
480,160
507,841
534,818


+ 4 265,021
+ 3 528,926
+ 6 851,193
1,175,959
1,501,074
1,793,974
2,Q69,092
2,337,386
2,573,657
2,812,172
3,051,195
8,293,360


229,825
449,358
696,047
943,751
1,204,677
1,454,955
1,699,106
1,931,528
2,134,950
2,349,717
2,571,295
2,799,089


33,517
72,107
125,866
188,166
247,518
292,516
329,583
366,706
404,195
444,569
480,322
514,301


263,342
521,465
821,913
1,131,917
1,452,195
1,747,471
2,028,689
2,298,234
2,539,145
2,794,286
3,051,617
3,313,390


235,228
462,311
729,101










37,708
77,414
130,101










272,936
539,725
859,202


+5,403
+12,953
+33,054










+4,191
+5,307
+4,235











+9,594
+18,260
+37,289


HATCHERY PRODUCTION, April 1969 r


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Poults hatched by commercial hatcheries Uhi-zed States

By months : Cum ;.tivc
: Change
State : 1967 :1968 2/ : 1969 :Chan3e f-rom. 1967: 1968 : 1969 :from last
last o-..r : : : year


- Thousands -


Heavy breeds l/

January
February
March
April
May
June
July
August
September
October
November
December

Light breeds 11

January
February
March
April
May
June
July
August
September
October
November
December


7,396
13,008
21,791
22,119
22,515
17,675
8,423
2,194
1,232
1,515
1,860
2,462


1,056
990
1,073
1,035
1,349
1,977
2,482
2,340
1,176
1,108
889
879


4,250
8,242
16,900
19,086
19,994
15,802
8,045
1,889
1,057
1,235
1,455
2,294


791
678
881
1,170
1,256
1,876
2,168
1,604
1,013
1,022
797
610


5,230
9,429
17,318


Percent


+23 7,:
+14 20,1
+ 2 42,A
64,:
86,e
104,5
112,<
415,
116,
117,
119,7
122,2


694 -12
625 8
849 4


- Thousands -


396 4,250
424 12,492
215 29,392
334 48,478
849 68,472
524 84,274
947 92,319
L41 94,208
373 95,265
388 96,500
r48 97,955
210 100,249


1,056
2,046
3,119
4,154
5,503
7,480
9,962
12,302
13,478
14,586
15,475
16,354


791
1,469
2,350
3,520
4,776
6,652
8,820
10,424
11,437
12,459
13,256
13,866


5,230
14,659
31,977


Thou. Pct.


+ 980 +23
+2,167 +17
+2,585 + 9


69 97 -12
1,319 150 -10
2,168 182' 8


+18 8,452
+13 22,470
+ 2 45,334
68,488
92,352
112,004
122,909
127,443
129,851
132,474
135,223
138,564


5,041
13,961
31,742
51,998
73,248
90,926
101,139
104,632
106,702
108,959
111,211
114,115


5,924 + 883 +18
15,978 +2,017 +14
34,145 +2,403 + 8


HATCHURY PRODUCTION, April 1969


Total all
breeds

January
February
March
April
May
June
July
August
September
October
November
December


5,924
10,054
18,167


8,452
14,018
22,864
23,154
23,864
19,652
10,905
4,534
2,W48
2,623
2,749
3,341


5,041
8,920
17,781
20,256
21,250
17,678
10,213
3,493
2,070
2,257
2,252
2,904


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.
2/ Revised.


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Chicks hatched by commercial hatcheries
State : Broiler-type Egg-type
and March : January through March : March
division 1968 : 1969 : 1968 : 1969 : 1968 : 1969
Thousands -

Maine 6,769 6,472 18,687 17,941 733 467
N. H. & Vt. 1/ 582 618 1,663 1,771 332 166
Mass. & R.I. 2J: 750 686 1,989 1,989 904 941
Conn. 1,111 851 3,078 2,320 473 769
N.- / 2/ 3/ 1,670 1,870
N. J. : / 440 220
Pa. : 5,341 5,782 15158 16,100 2,583 2.572
N. A. : l4,665 3/14,553 3/40,911 3/40,489 7,115 7,005
Ohio 530 750 1,465 1,950 1,555 1,555
Ind. 1,730 1,744 4,591 4,903 3,507 3,163
Ill. : 30 29 39 59 2,102 2,269
Mich. / 2/ / 690 800
Wis. 1,210 1,290 3,515 3, 55 814 700
Minn. 935 810 2,504 2,396 2,044 1,891
Iowa : 2/ 2/ 2/ 1,620 1,930
Mo. 1,193 970 3,200 2,475 2,008 2,074
N. Dak. 2/ 2/ 2/ 5/ 138 73
S. Dak. :/ 633 630
Nebr. 2:3 236 358 294 1,103 1,230
Kans. 24 160 168 182 818 6%0
N. c. /6, 3 5/6,366 5//1 o 6.510 17.0 16,965
Del. : ,552 9,950 24,989 27,310 6 6/
Md. 16,716 19,602 48,764 51,882 6/
va. 5,664 6,135 15,824 16,596 801 451
w. va. 349 146 1,041 410 6/ 6/
N. c. 25,534 28,197 71,388 75,859 1,36 1,205
S. C. 1,703 1,844 4,501 5,283 744 711
Ga. 43,990 44,557 124,983 123,245 3,607 4,036
Fla. 3,739 4,5 10,872 12.038 3.017 41?79
S. A. : 06,247 114,945 302.362 312.623 6/9,827 6/10,841
Ky. i/ / 423 395
Tenn. 2,653 2,5 7,599 7,701 1,108 1,137
Ala. 30,843 34,856 88,861 96,452 1,739 1,363
Miss. 17,659 18,628 50,158 51,564 1,650 1,574
Ark. 37,089 42,600 102,950 115,669 2,165 1,694
La. 4,065 3,805 11,189 10,257 478 330
Okla. :/ i/ 7/ 7 496 320
Texas 15,372 16,4 44,128 44,365 2,938 2,379
S. 7/108,192 7/119,369 7/306.071 7/327173 10,997 9,192
Colo. : 37 27 58 52 238 268
Utah : 115 136 340 352 239 152
Wash. 2,327 2,331 6,035 5,778 949 1,078
Oreg. 1,312 1,096 3,855 3,610 333 334
Calif. 6,666 7,306 17,973 20,590 6.377 6.103
West. / : 11,032 11.,557 29.973 32,306 8,768 8,682
U. : 2,46,69 266,790 696,o047 729.101 53.75. 5p687
N/ New Hampshire and Vermont combined to avoid disclosing individual operations.
2 Masae-~atsetts and Rhode Island combined to avoid disclosing individual operations.
North Atlantic total includes New York and New Jersey to avoid disclosing individual operations.
North Central total includes Michigan, North and South Dakota to avoid disclosing individual
operations.
2/ North Central total includes Michigan, Iowa, North and South Dakota to avoid disclosing
individual operations.

Footnotes continued on following page.


HATCHERY PRODUCTION, April 1969


Crop Reporting Board, SRS, USDA






Chicks hatched by commercial hatcheries

State : Egg-type ; Total
and :January through March: March January through March


division

Maine
N. H. & Vt. /!
Mass. & R. I. 2/
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. 6/
Ky.
Tenn.
Ala.
Miss.
Ark.
La.
Okla.
Texas


S. C.
Colo.
Utah
Wash.
Oreg.
Calif.
West. 8/
U. S.


: 1968 : 1969 : 1967 : 1968 : 1969 ; 1968 : 1969
Thousands -
1,649 1,220 7,741 7,502 6,939 20,336 19,161
: 692 384 964 914 784 2,355 2,155
: 2,334 2,607 1,576 1,654 1,627 4,323 4,596
1,253 1,409 1,685 1,584 1,620 4,331 3,729
: 4,640 5,350 3/ 3/ 3/ 3/ 3/
925 398 3/ 3/ 3/ 3/ 3/
: 6.044 6.257 8.103 7,924 8,354 21,202 22.357
:17537 17.625 3/23.115 3/21,800 3/21,558 3/58,448 3/58.114
: 4,020 3,905 3,030 2,085 2,305 5,485 5,855
: 8,086 8,103 5,840 5,237 4,907 12,677 13,006
4,719 5,096 2,841 2,132 2,298 4,758 5,155
: 1,900 2,250 / 5/ 5/ 5/ 5/
1,730 1,465 2,378 2,024 1,990 5,245 5,120
3,990 4,098 4,286 2,979 2,701 6,494 6,494
4,o4o 4,620 3,600 5/ 5/ 5/ 5/
: 3,068 3,754 5,220 3,201 3,044 6,268 6,229
155 93 4/ 5/ 5/ 5/ 5/
970 920 5/ 5/ 5/ 5/
: 1,840 2,132 1,994 1,386 1,466 2,198 2,426
S1,623 1.315 1.204 942 810 1.791 1.497
36.141 37,751 4/33,41 5/23,585 5/23,331 5/52,871 5/54,261

6_/ / 6/ / 6_/ 6/ 6_/
: 1,467 929 6,671 6,465 6,586 17,291 17,525
6/ 6/ 6/ 6/ 6/ 6/ 6/
: 2,720 2,717 26,885 26,898 29,402 74,108 78,576
1,715 1,700 2,752 2,447 2,555 6,216 6,983
8,542 9,812 50,981 47,597 48,593 133,525 133,057
8.375 11.557 6.943 6.756 8.787 19.247 23.595
23,313 27.038 121,288 116.074 125.788 325.675 339.661
877 997 1/ I/ i7 i/ i/
2,384 2,804 4,552 3,761 3,687 9,983 10,505
: 3,765 3,086 33,648 32,582 36,219 92,626 99,538
: 4,129 4,500 18,992 19,309 20,202 54,287 56,064
: 6,009 4,806 38,986 39,254 44,294 108,959 120,475
: 1,025 963 4,393 4,543 4,135 12,214 11,220
830 794 1/ Y/ I/ I/ I/
: 6,879 6.509 19,969 18.310 18.780 51,007 50.874
:25898 24.459 7/122.532 7/119.189 7/128.561 7/331.969 7/351.632
: 456 683 338 275 295 514 735
423 362 386 354 288 763 714
: 2,455 2,548 3,805 3,276 3,409 8,490 8,326
694 673 1,664 1,645 1,430 4,549 4,283
17,484 17.309 14,199 13.043 13.409 35.457 37.899
22,977 23,228 21,913 19.800 20,239 52,950 55.534
125,866 130,101 322,267 300,448 319,477 821,913 859,202


6/ South Atlantic total includes Delaware, Maryland and West Virginia to avoid disclosing
individual operations.
8/ South Central total includes Kentucky and Oklahoma to avoid disclosing individual operations.
/ West total includes Montana, Idaho, Wyoming, New Mexico, Arizona, Nevada, and Hawaii to avoid
disclosing individual operations.


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Chicken eggs in incubators, April 1, 1969

Geographic As percent of April 1. 1968
division Broiler-type Egg-type Total eggs

North Atlantic 105 96 102
East North Central 93 95 95
West North Central : 90 85 86
South Atlantic 105 91 104
South Central 109 78 106
West : 107 106 106
United States 106 91 103





Poults hatched and turkey eggs in incubators

Geographic Total breeds 1/
division Heavy breeds : Light breeds : All breeds
division 1968 : 1969 : 1968 : 1969 : 1968 : 1969
Thousands -
Poults hatched
during March

North Atlantic 155 166 10 4 165 170
East North Central 1,964 1,987 45 52 2,009 2,039
West North Central 6,694 6,610 395 376 7,089 6,986
South Atlantic 1,821 2,131 290 330 2,111 2,461
South Central 2,433 2,475 21 1 2,454 2,476
West 3,833 3,949 120 86 3,953 4.035
United States 16,900 17,318 881 849 17,781 18,167

Turkey eggs in
incubator April 1

North Atlantic 498 632 62 68 560 700
East North Central 4,012 3,844 98 161 4,110 4,005
West North Central 9,794 10,029 774 574 10,568 10,603
South Atlantic 3,265 3,847 452 444 3,717 4,291
South Central : 4,127 3,858 31 31 4,158 3,889
West : 6,882 6,827 283 128 7,165, 6'955
United States 28,578 29,037 1,700 1,406 30,278 30,443

April 1, 1969 as
percent of
April 1, 1968 : Percent -

United States : 102 83 101

I/ Heavy breeds include Broad white, white Holland, Empire whitc, 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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