CHICKEN PRODUCTION IN EASTERN VISAYAS UP BY 2.3 PERCENT IN THE FIRST QUARTER OF 2021
The total volume of chicken production in Eastern Visayas went up by 2.3 percent in the first quarter of 2021. The total liveweight production of chicken recorded at 14,259 metric tons (MT) in the first quarter of 2020 increased to 14,587 MT in the first quarter of 2021 (Figure 1).
- Beginning Inventory is the number of animals present in the farm as of the beginning of the reference period i.e for April to March the beginning inventory is as of April 1.
Ending Inventory is the number of remaining stocks present in the farm as of the ending of the reference period i.e for April to March, the remaining inventory is as of October 1.
- Tending 500 layers or 1,000 broilers; or
- Tending 100 layers and 100 broilers if raised in combination