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Animal Sciences and Industry

Value-Adding Products

Current Research Projects

Our current projects and area of interest includes:

1. Nutrition for heritage breed turkeys

2. Studying causes of feather loss in heritage breed turkeys

3. Evaluating natural breeding rates of toms and hens as they age.

4. Natural lighting strategies for heritage turkey breeder hens

5. Range and space requirements for heritage breed turkeys

6. Egg composition of layers on various types of ground cover.