Table of Contents

CONTENTS; CONTRIBUTORS; PREFACE; ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS; PART I: Introduction; PART II: Genetic Improvement; PART III: Physiology of Reproduction; PART IV: Mating Behaviour and Fertility; PART V: Incubation and Hatching; PART VI: Managing the Environment; PART VII: Nutrition of Breeding Poultry; PART VIII: Health and Welfare; PART IX: Abstracts; Index Covering science, management and husbandry systems, this book reviews the biological science and background to breeding meat poultry, specifically broiler, turkey and duck. It is suitable for researchers and students in animal science, as well as technical staff of breeding companies and poultry meat producers.