Wednesday, July 30th, 2014

Lohmann Brown Classic

Lohmann Brown ClassicThe Lohmann Brown-Classic hen is recommended for brown layers. These robust birds are at home in many markets in the world and display a productive laying performance of attractive brown eggs. This hen is suitable for a variety of management systems.

Shell Colour - Attractive Brown & shell breaking strength over 35 Newtons.

For current production results - please look at the Results.

Management Guides

Click on a link below to download a PDF copy of our management guides, or an Excel Spreadsheet for recording production.

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LB Classic - Colony Systems - Guide

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LB Classic - Free Range - Guide

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LB Classic - Intensive Systems - Graph

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LB Classic - Free Range - Graph

 

Performance Data


Egg Production
 

Colony System Alternative Housing
Age at 50 % Production 140 - 150 days Peak Production 92 - 94 % Age at 50 % Production 140 - 150 days Peak Production 92 - 94 %
Eggs per Hen Housed in 12 months of Lay 315 - 320 in 14 months of Lay 350 - 360 Eggs per Hen Housed in 12 months of Lay 295 - 305 in 14 months of Lay 335 - 345
Eggs Mass per Hen Housed in 12 months of Lay 19.5 - 20.5 kg in 14 months of Lay 22.5 - 23.5 kg Eggs Mass per Hen Housed in 12 months of Lay 18.8 - 19.8 kg in 14 months of Lay 21.4 - 22.4 kg
Average Egg Weight in 12 months of Lay 63.5 - 64.5 g in 14 months of Lay 64.0 - 65.0 g Average Egg Weight in 12 months of Lay 63.5 - 64.5 g in 14 months of Lay 64.0 - 65.0 g

 

Feed Consumption
 

Colony System Alternative Housing
1st - 20th week 7.4 - 7.8 kg Production 110 - 120 g/day Feed Conversion 2.1 - 2.1 kg/kg Egg Mass 1st - 20th week 7.4 - 7.8 kg Production 110 - 120 g/day Feed Conversion 2.1 - 2.2 kg/kg Egg Mass

 

Body Weight
 

Colony System Alternative Housing
at 20 weeks 1.6 - 1.7 kg at End of Production 1.9 - 2.1 kg at 18 weeks 1.6 - 1.7 kg at End of Production 1.9 - 2.1 kg

 

Liveability
 

Colony System Alternative Housing
Rearing 97 - 98 % Laying Period  

 

Latest News

Mar 2014

WORLD POULTRY - Article on Red Mites and how to tackle them - buy the LGB Red Mite Monitor here.......read more

 

Jan 2014

The Lohmann Lites are the birds of choice for the first UK trial by Harbro....article North East Farm, Issue 61....read more

 

Jun 2013

Farmlay Eggs scooped the outstanding and overall winner Championship in the "Producer Retailer" category using the Lohmann Breed.....read more

 

Lohmann Tierzucht

Lohmann Tierzucht

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