Due to the pressures placed on breeding birds, feather pecking and cannibalism can become a problem, with significant welfare implications. Following a number of trials completed during the 2019 and 2020 game seasons, we introduced a fibre product to our diets Arbocell at 8kg/t to test the effects on breeder laying performance and mortality. 

Click the following link to read more about our trial work and the results:

Fibre in Breeding game bird diets.pdf