NATIONAL OPEN UNIVERSITY OF NIGERIA

UNIVERSITY VILLAGE, PLOT 91, CASDASTRAL ZONE, NNAMDI AZIKIWE EXPRESS WAY, JABI, ABUJA.
FACULTY OF AGRICULTURAL SCIENCE
JANUARY/FEBRUARY 2013 EXAMINATION

POULTRY PRODUCTION ( ANP 313) EXAMINATION                                                           

INSRUCTIONS: Answer Four (4) questions only. All questions carry equal marks

TIME ALLOWED: 2.30Minutes

 

1a. List the types of poultry houses available and describe fully any three (15Marks)

1b. What are the necessary criteria to be considered when setting up the foundation of a poultry house (10Marks)

2. Write short notes on the following

a) Nest

b) Crates

c) Brooder

d) Perch

e) Conical drinker           (25Marks)

3a. Differences between Flat and Cabinet Incubators (10 marks)

3b. Fill in the empty spaces in the table below (7Marks)

 

Specie of bird

Number of incubation days

Bob white quail

 

Pigeons

 

Chickens

 

Duck

 

Ostrich

 

Guinea fowl or turkey

 

goose

 

 

3c. What do you understand by Candling and highlight its significance in hatchery operations (8Marks)

4a. List the major management practices in an incubator (5Marks)

4b. Discuss fully any four (20 Marks)

5a.Discuss in details the factors influencing successful hatchery operations and management of breeder flock (20 marks)

5b. List the factors to consider when sitting a hatchery (5marks).

 

6a. Write short notes on

  1. Anti nutritional factors
  2. Ad libitum feeding
  3. Protein requirement in poultry
  4. Protein/energy ratio in poultry feeding

Mineral requirement in poultry          (25Marks)


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