Comparative analysis on early growth and development of different egg-laying quails

DOI: 10.18805/ijar.B-1086    | Article Id: B-1086 | Page : 392-395
Citation :- Comparative analysis on early growth and development of different egg-laying quails.Indian Journal Of Animal Research.2020.(54):392-395
Jun Yan Bai, Heng Cao, Shuai Yang, You Zhi Pang, Meng Juan Jiang, Hong Deng Fan, Xue Yan Fu, Ji Yuan Zhang and Hui Jie Shi junyanbai@163.com
Address : College of Animal Science and Technology, Henan University of Science and Technology, Luoyang 471 003, China.
Submitted Date : 30-12-2018
Accepted Date : 19-03-2019

Abstract

This study was carried out to evaluate growth and development and difference between size and weights of three quail species namely China yellow quail, Beijing white quail and Korea quail. Various parameters in respect of these species like shank length, chest width, chest depth, breastbone length, shank circumference, body length, daily weight gain and weight were recorded under similar feeding conditions. The data so obtained was analysed statistically using SPSS. It was revealed that the body weight, shank length, chest width, chest depth, breastbone length, body length, shank circumference and daily gain of Korea quail are significantly higher (P£0.05) than those of China yellow quail and Beijing white quail. It was concluded the Korea quail grows fastest, followed by China yellow quail and Beijing white quail, successively

Keywords

Beijing white quail China yellow quail Growth rate of quails Korea quail.

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