What is the distance between the pubic bones and tip of the keel called in poultry? • Abdominal capacity
What is a candler used for? • Seeing the inside of an egg.
What is the normal temperature for an incubator to grow chicken eggs? • 99.5 degrees F
What is a dry bulb used for? • To measure air temperature
What are the three qualities of eggs? • AA, A and B
Which quality of egg has a shall that is fairly well and free of defects? • A
Which quality has a shell that is clean, not broken and has no calcium deposits? • AA
What are the two types of poultry with both white and dark meat? • Chicken and turkey
What should the size of the air cell be for AA grade? • 1/8 inch or less
Is grading for chicken meat mandatory? • No—must be paid for by the processor
Does the color of the egg mean the quality is different? • No---just different breeds!
A good layer has no pigmentation in the _____, eyering and the earlobe. • beak