broiler house

broiler house

n
(Agriculture) a building in which broiler chickens are reared in confined conditions
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On these bases, the present study was conducted to undertake a complete thermal mapping of a masonry-walled broiler house as well as to identify the thermal variability and analyze the environmental variables such as air temperature, air relative humidity, and temperature-humidity index during the initial life stage of birds.
Thus, the aim of this study is to estimate the concentration levels of course and fine PM and their size distribution in a commercial broiler house.
A total of 960 male Ross broilers were reared from 1 to 42 days of age in a conventional broiler house. The experimental period was divided in two phases: starter (1 to 21 days of age) and grower (22 to 42 days of age) rearing periods.
In addition, most South African integrators measure profit as return per square meter of broiler house per year.
They found that the air that gathers in broiler house attics can be as much as 7[degrees]C (20[degrees]F) warmer than the air outside.
Fuel costs are the primary expense for poultry growers, but changing a broiler house's heating system involves costs as well.
What this all equates to is a broiler house water system that necessitates close to 20 gallons per minute.
Growers don't change the floor covering in a broiler house during the course of a single flock's life--or even several flocks' lives.
Results of this study within a commercial broiler house with built-up litter over a period of seven flocks indicate that the ESCS significantly reduced airborne dust concentrations by an average of 46% and reduced ammonia by an average of 12% compared to a comparably managed non-ESCS control house.
The contract requires the installation of 56 TEG Silo-Cages for rapid composting of bio-degradable waste from a broad range of industries, such as organic sludge, biosolids, food, animal by-products, broiler house and other waste.