Lohmann Brown Lite

The Lohmann Brown 'Lite' carries all the same traits as the 'Classic' but has been bought to the UK market to supply a demand where a larger egg size is not the key driving factor of performance.

The Lohmann Brown 'Lite' provides a >40 Newton Shell Strength to ensure durability and the supply of Class A eggs to the desired market combined with a higher egg numbers (3-4 eggs) per hen housed compared to the Lohmann Brown 'Classic'. These attributes ensure an effective return on investment for the producer.

Both Lohmann Breeds for the UK (Classic & Lite) are sourced from the world renowned Lohmann Tierzucht. The genetic traits for both breeds are to ensure a highly efficient bird with high levels of performance, durability, adaptability, shell quality and a size that is right for the market.

Performance Data

Free Range

Egg Production
Eggs Per Hen Housed
72 weeks311.2
80 weeks354.0
90 weeks405.3
Average Egg Size
At 72 weeks66.9g
At 80 weeks67.8g
At 90 weeks68.6g
Cumulative Average Egg Size
72 weeks61.8g
80 weeks62.2g
90 weeks62.7g
Cumulative Egg Mass
72 weeks19.23kg
80 weeks22.03kg
90 weeks25.41kg
Cumulative Feed Consumption
Day old to 16 weeks5.83kg
Day old to 18 weeks6.96kg
19 to 72 weeks / HH45.34kg
19 to 80 weeks / HH51.94kg
19 to 90 weeks / HH60.07kg
Average Feed Intake124g-129g/b/d
Bodyweight
16 weeks1360g
Liveability
Rearing97% - 98%
Laying period - 72 wks92% - 95%
Laying period - 80 wks90% - 92%
Laying period - 90 wks89% - 90%

Colony

Egg Production
Eggs Per Hen Housed
72 weeks319.6
80 weeks362.8
90 weeks413.7
Average Egg Size
At 72 weeks65.2g
At 80 weeks65.6g
At 90 weeks65.9g
Cumulative Average Egg Size
72 weeks61.6g
80 weeks62.1g
90 weeks62.5g
Cumulative Egg Mass
72 weeks19.69kg
80 weeks22.52kg
90 weeks25.86kg
Cumulative Feed Consumption
Day old to 16 weeks5.84kg
Day old to 18 weeks6.99kg
19 to 72 weeks / HH42.33kg
19 to 80 weeks / HH48.47kg
19 to 90 weeks / HH56.08kg
Average Feed Intake110g-116g/b/d
Bodyweight
16 weeks1360g
Liveability
Rearing97% - 98%
Laying period - 72 wks93% - 96%
Laying period - 80 wks92% - 95%
Laying period - 90 wks91% - 93%