Why Layer Chickens Cannot be Illuminated With Green Light?

In the production of chickens, it has been proved that different light colors have different effects on the physiology, growth and laying ability of chickens. So we should pay attention to the color taboo in chickens, try to avoid.

Green light has an inhibitory effect on the egg production performance of adult hens, which can reduce the egg production rate, shorten the peak period of egg production, reduce the quality of hatching eggs, and lower the hatching rate and survival rate of chicks. Therefore, laying hens and breeding hens should not use green lighting.