Broiler Chicken Life Cycle
Updated: 2/5/2021
Broiler Chicken Life Cycle

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  • The Broiler Chicken Life Cycle.
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  • Broiler breeders produce fertile eggs that are used to produce offspring that are raised for meat production
  • Broiler breeders:
  • Offspring are raised for approximately 45 days in an open barn and are not confined to cages.
  • Male and female chickens that are approximately 20 weeks of age
  • The hatchery consists of incubation equipment responsible for maintaining ideal environmental conditions for embryo development.
  • Hatchery
  • Incubator and SetterIncubated: 18 daysSetter: Provides ideal temps and humidityStored: On trays and rotated for proper orientation
  • Incubator
  • Hatcher
  • Hatcher does not rotate eggsEggs hatch within 3 days
  • The chickens are finally hatching!