Unformatted text preview: 8. If birds are not kept in their comfort zones more energy must be expended to maintain body temperature. 9. Fuel consumption is reduced due to the smaller area being heated and one person can tend to a larger number of chicks and its rapid turnover is necessary, the house can be made ready for the next brood of flock quickly. 10. Intensified management is necessary to maintain the proper environment, excess moisture and inadequate feed and water space, and additional costs. 11. Prevent stress, promote efficient use of energy produce maximum growth for development, increase feed and maintain optimum environmental conditions. 12. Physical limitations, bird physiology, feed availability, and water availability. 13. Tunnel, conventional, and dark-out. 14. Feeders, drinkers, and feeder and drinker heights....
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- Spring '08
- yolk sac, comfort zones, Dr. Emmert POSC