LATEST FIGURES: SUMMARY OF PRODUCTION OF EGGS, JAN 2006 - FEB 2007
The number of eggs for hatching placed in incubation in February, reached 93.750 eggs for laying and 1.555.310 eggs for meat. Both eggs for laying and eggs for meat recorded an increase compared to the previous month. But comparing the first two months of 2007 with December of 2006, the eggs placed in incubation for laying recorded a decrease, whereas the eggs for meat recorded an increase.
The chicks used for laying decreased to 7.160 from 51.060 in February. Also the chicks used for meat decreased to 1.043.530 from 1.249.790 in the previous month.
In February 10.080 Turkey chicks were used for fattening.
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