1kg live weight carcass percentage

Asked June 22, 2019, 12:52 PM EDT

What is the carcass percentage yield of live bird from weight 900-1100 grams? Is it same as carcass yield at market age I.e 70%?

Outside United States

1 Response

Generally, larger carcasses have higher percentage yield. However here is much variation, depending on breed, strain, age, growth rate etc.