Date of Award


Document Type


Degree Name

Master of Science

Degree Discipline



This study is being conducted and analyzed to determine the extent that family labor may be utilized to supplement family income. The study endeavors to give a step by step process that may be followed in investigating the possibility and feasibility of such projects being used to supplement income by the utilization of family labor.

To point out major problem areas in the production, management and marketing of broilers. To refer to sources of information and assistance available in the area of production, management and marketing. Finally to show where low income families have improved their standards of living by utilizing family labor effectively.

This study is limited to low income families in Ashley County Arkansas, who are engaged in broiler production for the purpose of supplementing their income by utilizing family labor.

Committee Chair/Advisor

J. R. Powell


Prairie View A&M College


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Date of Digitization


Contributing Institution

John B Coleman Library

City of Publication

Prairie View





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