Turkeys: Code of Recommendations for the Welfare of Livestock (PB0077)

Turkeys
Code of Recommendations for the Welfare of Livestock

PB0077
1987.

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Contents

An Introduction by Ministers

Note

Preface

Introduction

Housing

General
Fire and other emergency precautions
Ventilation and temperature
Lighting
Mechanical equipment and services
Stocking rates

Feed and Water

Management

General
Saddling of hens
Toe cutting
Beak trimming
Desnooding
Dewinging

Disposal of Unwanted Poults and Hatchery Waste

Handling and Transport of Stock on the Premises

General
Day-old poults
Growing and adult birds

References


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