PRODUCTION PERFORMANCE OF GRAMAPRIYA UNDER INTENSIVE SYSTEM OF MANAGEMENT
Publication Date : 22/12/2016
The present study was conducted to evaluate the production performance of Grmapriya maintained at the Poultry Research Station, Tamil Nadu veterinary and Animal Sciences University, Chennai, India. Day old Gramapriya chicks were obtained from the Poultry Research Station and hatch weight of Gramapriya was 33.35 ± 0.10 g. Bi-weekly body weight was recorded to select best individual for next generation. Eight week body weight of Gramapriya was 675.88 ± 6.78 g and 12th week male body weight was 1211.25 ± 10.12 g and female body weight was 1077. 42 ± 10.22 g. Percentage of Hen day egg production for Gramapriya was 50.60 ± 1.52. External and internal egg qualities were characterized during the study period.