Phone:

E-mail:
02 9929 4077

acmf@chicken.org.au



Level 7, 122 Walker Street
NORTH SYDNEY
PO Box 579, North Sydney NSW 2059


Phone:

Fax:

E-mail:

02 9929 4077

02 9925 0627

acmf@chicken.org.au

ABN 24 077 883 026


unloading trolleys of fertile eggs at the hatchery

File Identifier: Hatchery 413
Size: 41 KB

fertile eggs in farm trolleys in the hatchery egg room

File Identifier: Hatchery 415
Size: 46 KB

farm trolley in the hatchery egg room; each trolley identified to farm and shed from which the eggs came and day that they were laid

File Identifier: Hatchery 418
Size: 32 KB

scanning bar code of setter rack for electronic tracking of the source of the eggs and to track the peformance of the donor flock & the chicks hatched from them

File Identifier: Hatchery 421
Size: 44 KB

setter racks of fertile eggs in the hatchery fumigation room

File Identifier: Hatchery 427
Size: 28 KB

banks of 'setters' or incubators; fertile eggs are incubated in these machines for the first 18 days

File Identifier: Hatchery 432
Size: 21 KB

racks of incubating eggs in a setter

File Identifier: Hatchery 436
Size: 35 KB

transferring incubating eggs from setter racks into hatcher baskets

File Identifier: Hatchery 453
Size: 37 KB

stacking hatcher baskets after transferrings eggs from the setter

File Identifier: Hatchery 455
Size: 35 KB

baskets of eggs in a 'hatcher' for the last 3-4 days of incubation

File Identifier: Hatchery 469
Size: 40 KB

baskets of eggs in a hatcher - last 3-4 days of incubation

File Identifier: Hatchery 470
Size: 34 KB

baskets of newly hatched chicks about to come out of the 'hatcher'

File Identifier: Hatchery 473
Size: 24 KB

cleaning a 'hatcher' after removal of newly hatched chicks

File Identifier: Hatchery 478
Size: 31 KB

chick pipping through eggshell

File Identifier: Hatchery 484
Size: 25 KB

chick pipping through eggshell

File Identifier: Hatchery 485
Size: 22 KB

newly hatched broiler chicks

File Identifier: Hatchery 501
Size: 26 KB

culling station; removal of unthrifty chicks and eggshells

File Identifier: Hatchery 511
Size: 35 KB

feather sexing chicks; a female chick - top row of feathers shorter than bottom

File Identifier: Hatchery 520
Size: 35 KB

newly hatched broiler chicks in chick boxes awaiting dispatch to farms

File Identifier: Hatchery 540
Size: 27 KB

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 All photos copyright © 2006 Australian Chicken Meat Federation Inc.

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