Are we making loss ? Now we are telling how much feed a bird should eat.
How Much Feed a broiler eat & how much it get weight ?
I will talk for Commercial Broiler Latest Breed.
Please note carefully. Also note all the results are not based on Poultry Feed it also depend on breed & Poultry management.
First Week. Bird can gain 4-4.5 times weight than is First day body weight ( Around 40 Grams) & Feed consumed must be less than 4 times. Mean if Bird Body Weight is 160 Gram & Feed Consumed should be less than 160 Gram.
14th day of broiler’s body weight should not less than 400-500 gram & Feed consumption should not be more than 450-500 gram. Not more than that. If Feed intake is higher you are in lose.
Now 21 Day– – Total Average Feed Consumption should be less than 800 gram & body weight of broiler should be around 800 gram.
28th day- Bird body weight is Around 30 times of its first day weight & Feed consumption should be less than 1900 gram. It also depend on Chicks Quality feed Quality & Poultry management.
35 days– Bird consume around 3100 Gram Feed. And Body weight 1800-1900 Gram. It may differ as per you management & chicks Quality if more difference in feed intake & Body weigh cross check your Management or other is like Poultry Feed .
42 days- Broiler bird consume around four kg poultry feed & give weight of average around 2300 gram. It gain 55 +Times of body weight than first day.