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Ökologischer Betrieb
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Ökologischer Betrieb
Institute of

BW Farm Economics


Broiler production systems

Production systems broiler chicken
© Thünen-Institut/Petra Thobe
Production systems broiler chicken

Economic assessment of different production system intensities for broilers

Calculating the profits per bird and for the enterprise on the whole, as well as the labour income in free range and organic production systems compared with conventional broiler production

Preliminary Results

1. Large cost differences between the systems correspond to the different sales prices

2. The labour incomes earned in conventional production were impossible to obtain in the alternative systems


Permanent task 4.1999 - 5.2024

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Project status: ongoing

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