Measuring Water Flow Rate
Measure the rate to ensure adequate pressure to confirm poultry can consume the quantity of water they need.
- Measure at the opposite end of the water line to the pressure regulator;
- Place measuring cup under activated nipple for 30 seconds; and
- Measure amount of water and multiple by 2 for amount per 60 seconds.
Recommended Flow Rates
|Bird Age||Flow Rate (ml/min)|
|0-7 days||38 -327|
|15-21||747 - 795|