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pullet

a young hen of the domestic fowl, less than one year old
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Participating pubs are: Queen's Royal, New Brighton; Cheshire Cheese, Wallasey; The Ship Inn, Hoylake; Irby Mill, Irby; Caernarvon Castle, Oxton; Cock & Pullet, Oxton; Coach and Horses, Greasby; Scrapyard, Liscard; Rose & Crown, Bebington; Gallagher's, Birkenhead.
Other approved expansion projects include adding pullets and cage-free capacity for 1 million hens in Pittsburg Texas, and building new cage-free pullet housing in Zephyrhills, Fla.
A leading global player in livestock turnkey projects, Agrotop, has made known its intention to build a large-scale pullet and breeding farm for Agrited, Nigeria's leading supplier of poultry products.
At this point, none of the company's 33 pullet houses have reported serious damage.
The price difference will kill us," a South African pullet rearer, Herman Pretorius, told Reuters.
These pullets-a pullet is a young hen-would then be raised to lay eggs.
"Pullet keeps all my physic-bottles--did you know, Bessy?" said Mrs.
Founded in 2011, the Ensan theatre troupe have had a number of previously successful performances including "Al Gawaz Abr Al Osoor" (Marriage through Time), and "Al Nesr Wi El Rosasa" (The Eagle and the Pullet).
The 1-cent pay is the same as "pullet pay," the amount Vital Farms pays farmers for birds before they start laying eggs, usually from 15 weeks to 25 weeks of age.
Mr Rangeley, from Slaithwaite, who hatched the title-winning cockerel and point-of-lay pullet in May this year, is a renowned Orpington man, having bred Blacks, Buffs, Blues and Cuckoos for 30 years.
All the data including state, location, farm flock size, and morbidity and mortality records used in this study were supplied directly by clients who reported and submitted carcasses of layers, pullet, cockerels, and broilers for postmortem examination and avian influenza diagnosis at the National Veterinary Research Institute (NVRI), Central Diagnostic Laboratory, Vom.
During his first trial, the officer was found guilty of fatally injuring Hani Abdul Aziz Juma, 32, with a pullet gun on March 19, 2011 during the riots that occurred in Bahrain.