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Table 3 Grow-out sizea and age at slaughter of turkeys, based on data from 545 grow-outs

From: The incidence of necrotic enteritis in turkeys is associated with farm, season and faecal Eimeria oocyst counts

Population trait Minimum 25 percentile Median Mean 75 percentile Maximum
Grow-out size 1500 6700 8200 8687 11,000 17,028
Age females (days) 76 83 85 85 86 100
Age males (days) 113 128 132 131 135 144
  1. a Number of day-old poults