The disposal of dead birds on the average specialized poultry farm often
becomes a burdensome problem that is not satisfactorily handled. The average annual
mortality of poultry in the United States is about 20 percent. On a poultry
farm with 2000 laying birds, therefore, one may expect to lose about...
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