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Development of a Rainwater Harvesting Model for Broiler Farms to Estimate On-farm Storage Needs 

Edge, Carson (2017-07-27)
Access to water is critical for poultry production and rainwater harvesting (RWH) may reduce reliance on low-yield and poor water quality wells or municipal (city or county) water supplies to supplement water consumption ...

Evaluation of water needs for modern commercial broiler farms and model development to estimate on-farm water needs 

Edge, Carson (2022-05-02)
With global populations expected to rise, appropriation of clean water supplies for human consumption pose capacity challenges for agricultural sectors. Broiler (meat-type) chicken production consumes large amounts of water ...