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Agricultural Research Service

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Research Project: Optimizing Heavy Broiler Management and Housing Environment for Sustainable Production

Location: Poultry Research

Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)

Influence of photoperiod, light intensity, and their interaction on health indices of modern broilers grown to heavy weights - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Olanrewaju, H.A., Miller, W.W., Maslin, W.R., Collier, S.D., Purswell, J.L., Branton, S.L. 2015. Influence of photoperiod, light intensity, and their interaction on health indices of modern broilers grown to heavy weights. International Journal of Poultry Science. 14(4):183-190.
Effects of color temperatures (kelvin) of led bulbs on blood physiological variables of broilers grown to heavy weights - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Olanrewaju, H.A., Purswell, J.L., Collier, S.D., Branton, S.L. 2015. Effects of color temperatures (Kelvin) of LED bulbs on blood physiological variables of broilers grown to heavy weights. Poultry Science. 94:1721-1728.
Effect of air velocity on laying hen performance and egg quality - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Purswell, J.L., Branton, S.L. 2015. Effect of air velocity on laying hen performance and egg quality. Transactions of the ASABE. 58(3):813-817.
Effects of color temperatures (Kelvin) of LED bulbs on growth performance, carcass characteristics, and ocular welfare indices of broilers grown to heavy weights - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Olanrewaju, H.A., Purswell, J.L., Maslin, W.R., Collier, S.D., Branton, S.L. 2015. Effects of color temperatures (Kelvin) of LED bulbs on growth performance, carcass characteristics, and ocular welfare indices of broilers grown to heavy weights. Poultry Science. 94:338-344.
Systematic evaluation of in-house broiler litter windrowing effects on production benefits and environmental impact - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Liang, Y., Payne, J.B., Penn, C., Tabler, G.T., Watkins, S.E., Vandevender, K.W., Purswell, J.L. 2014. Systematic evaluation of in-house broiler litter windrowing effects on production benefits and environmental impact. Journal of Applied Poultry Research. 23:625-638.
Effects of strain and light intensity on growth performance and carcass characteristics of broilers grown to heavy weights - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Olanrewaju, H.A., Miller, W.W., Maslin, W.R., Collier, S.D., Purswell, J.L., Branton, S.L. 2014. Effects of strain and light intensity on growth performance and carcass characteristics of broilers grown to heavy weights. Poultry Science. 93:1890-1899.
Effect of air deflectors on fan performance in tunnel-ventilated broiler houses with a dropped ceiling - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Purswell, J.L., Luck, B.D., Davis, J.D. 2014. Effect of air deflectors on fan performance in tunnel-ventilated broiler houses with a dropped ceiling. Applied Engineering in Agriculture. 30(3):471-475.
Effects of genetic strain and light intensity on blood physiological variables of broilers grown to heavy weights - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Olanrewaju, H.A., Purswell, J.L., Collier, S.D., Branton, S.L. 2014. Effects of genetic strain and light intensity on blood physiological variables of broilers grown to heavy weights. Poultry Science. 93:970-978.
Effects of air velocity on laying hen production from 24 to 27 weeks under simulated evaporatively cooled conditions - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Purswell, J.L., Branton, S.L., Luck, B.D., Davis, J.D. 2013. Effects of air velocity on laying hen production from 24 to 27 weeks under simulated evaporatively cooled conditions. Transactions of the ASABE. 56(6):1503-1508.
Spatial variability of heating profiles in windrowed poultry litter - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Schmidt, A.M., Davis, J.D., Purswell, J.L., Fan, Z., Kiess, A.S. 2013. Spatial variability of heating profiles in windrowed poultry litter. Journal of Applied Poultry Research. 22:319-328.
Improving commercial broiler attic inlet ventilation thorugh CFD analysis - (Proceedings)
Olsen, J.W., Davis, J.D., Purswell, J.L., Luck, B.D. 2013. Improving commercial broiler attic inlet ventilation thorugh CFD analysis. ASABE Paper No. ILE12-1382.
Air velocity distribution in a commercial broiler house - (Proceedings)
Luck, B.D., Davis, J.D., Purswell, J.L., Olsen, J.W. 2013. Air velocity distribution in a commercial broiler house. ASABE Paper No. ILES12-1339.
Effect of temperature-humidity index on live performance in broiler chickens grown from 49 to 63 days of age - (Proceedings)
Purswell, J.L., Dozier, III, W.A., Olanrewaju, H.A., Davis, J.D., Xin, H., Gates, R.S. 2013. Effect of temperature-humidity index on live performance in broiler chickens grown from 49 to 63 days of age. ASABE Paper No. ILES12-0265.
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