volume 13, issue 2, P113-118 2011
DOI: 10.1590/s1516-635x2011000200005
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Abstract: ABSTRACTBrazil must comply with international quality standards and animal welfare requirements in order to maintain its position as world's largest exporter of poultry meat. With the scenario of global climate change there is the forecast of occurrence of extreme events with characteristics of both excess cold and heat for several regions of the country. This study aimed to evaluate the effectiveness of using images of infrared thermography to evaluate the loss of sensible heat in young broilers fed differen…

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