publication . Article . 2016

Management of waste by-products in medium-scale commercial poultry facilities in peri-urban Ibadan, Nigeria

AKINTAYO OLUREMI; QUAINOO JEMIMAH;
Open Access Russian
  • Published: 01 Jan 2016
  • Publisher: Редакция журнала Russian Journal of Agricultural and Socio-Economic Sciences
Abstract
Due to increasing human population in and around the city, it is important to pay attention to issues related to the environment and human health, especially poultry waste management towards environmental sustainability in peri-urban areas. The three waste by-products of primary concern in poultry production are the litter, the manure and dead birds common to all operations. With the aid of a pre-tested and validated questionnaire, data were obtained from forty poultry farmers whose medium-scale commercial facilities were located in peri-urban Ibadan, Nigeria and were selected through a multistage sampling technique. Eighty percent of the farmers regarded poultr...
Subjects
free text keywords: PERI-URBAN,POULTRY,WASTE BY-PRODUCTS,MEDIUM-SCALE
Powered by OpenAIRE Open Research Graph
Any information missing or wrong?Report an Issue