Water Consumption of Sheep (Pounds of Water per Day)
On range or dry pasture 5-13
On range (salty feeds)
On rations of hay and grain or. 0.3-6
hay, roots and grain
On good pasture Very little
In these experiments waver was available fer consumption.
Water Consumpti.->!> of p.n (Pounds of Water per Day Conditions
Body Height-30 lbs 5-)o
Body Weight«60-80 lbs 7
Body Weight-75-125 lbs 16
Body weight«200-380 lbs 12-3C
Lactating Sows 40-50
Hater Consumption of Chickens (Gallons per 100 Birds per Day)
Nonlaying Hans 5.0
Laying Hens (moderate temperatures).. 5.0-7:5 Laying Hens (temperature 90°F) 9.0
Water Consumption of Growing Turkeys (Gallons per 100 Birds per Week)
1-3 weeks of age 8-18
4-7 weeks of age 26-59
9-13 weeks of age 62-100
15-19 weeks of age 117-118
21-26 weeks of age 95-105
Water Consumption of People
Average Person: 75 gallons per day
Lawn: 0-200 gallons per 1000 squre feet, every other day.
Water Consumption of Cattle
Class of cattle
Holstein calves (liquid milk or dried milk and water supplied)
Dairy Heifers. Steers
Range Cattle.. Jersey Cows... Holstein Cows.
4 weeks of age
8 weeks of age
12 weeks of age 16 weeks of age. 20 weeks of age 26 weeks of age
Maintenance ration. Fattening ration...
Hater Consumption (Pounds per Day)
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