dressed weight

dressed weight

weight of a carcass of an animal being prepared for use as meat; the head, lower limbs, skin (with the exception of poultry which have, however, been defeathered) and viscera (except kidney) have been removed.
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He took his first crossbow buck in October '15: an 8-pointer with a deformed rack but a dressed weight of 180 pounds.
Dressed weight can vary greatly depending on the same factors concerning feed and space that affect the Cornish, with an average between 4 and 7 pounds plus.
Concerning the dressing weight, chicks fed the CFE-supplemented diet achieved significantly higher dressed weight as compared to the control group.
Kimberly Mayfield (Etowah) recorded her harvest in the morning, taking a 6x6 elk with a field dressed weight of 625 pounds.
After collection of blood samples, birds were slaughtered for determination of slaughter weight, dressed weight, weights of body parts cuts as well as various carcass traits.
The recommended earliest processing age for Red Ranger chickens is 11 weeks, yielding a smaller dressed weight of four to five pounds on average.
75 million cattle per year will be 1,67,125 million kg live weight; the average dressed weight of a cattle including the edible body parts such the meat, stomach, intestines, lungs, heart, liver, spleen, pancreas, tail, head, ears, tongue, brain, sex-organs, form 65 per cent of the body weight; hence the dressed weight from 47.
Carcass weight or dressed weight refers to the weight of the animal after being butchered and removing the inedible or less desirable portions.
The mean live weight (LW), bled weight (BW), dressed weight (DW), heart weight (HW) and gizzard weight (GW) varied significantly (P < 0.
Interestingly enough, the Re Volt's fully dressed weight (nearly 11 pounds scoped and loaded) and straight-line AR configuration did an excellent job of taming felt recoil down to the level of a gas-operated rifle.
The results showed that the Aseel male had higher live body weight, non-eviscerated weight and dressed weight, than female birds at 12 and 15 weeks of age.
Effect of dietary sodium and sodium salts on body organ weights (1) of broilers at the end of the experiment Item Gizzard Kidney Main effects % of dressed weight (dNa/salt) dNa (g/kg) 1.