Sampling and Analysis of Hatchery Waste

AgriFutures Australia

  • Project code: PRJ-007300

  • Project stage: Closed

  • Project start date: Friday, April 8, 2011

  • Project completion date: Monday, August 15, 2011

  • National Priority: CME-Priority 1-Improving environmental sustainability outcomes


RIRDC is supporting a small survey of the composition of hatchery waste. Five hatcheries will be providing hatchery waste samples to be analysed in the survey. Data will be generated on the chemical composition of the hatchery waste.


Chicken Meat

Research Organisation

AgriFutures Australia

Objective Summary

The aim is to generate data that could be used by industry participants to investigate a range of alternative resource recovery options for their hatchery waste.