EGG PRODUCTION SYSTEMS
CAGE-FREE AVIARY SYSTEMS
For healthy birds, and healthier profits, trust the name farmers have relied on for decades. Our NATURA rearing and layer systems provide the optimal conditions for your birds to have a healthy start, and maximum laying productivity.
These cage-free rearing systems offer you the best possible solutions for a smooth transition of the pullets from the rearing to the laying aviary environments.
NATURAFILIA TWO TIER AVIARY REARING
The NATURAFilia is a TWO TIER aviary rearing system
NATURAPRIMUS THREE TIER AVIARY REARING
The NATURAPrimus is a THREE TIER aviary rearing system
NATURA60 MULTI TIER SELECT-ACCESS AVIARY
This is a multitier system featuring doors which allow birds in and out of the system through defined locations in the system, and at selected times. These are very popular for their excellent egg production figures and ease of management. The design is based on the idea to reduce the management effort and at the same time increase reliable and efficient production.
NATURASTEP MULTI TIER OPEN AVIARY
This is a multitiered system which is fully open, giving full freedom to the bird to move in and out of the equipment at all times.
- System design encourages bird movement, resulting in quality litter in the litter aisles
- Management of the system is all done from the litter aisles
- Easy access to fresh feed and water
NATURASUNRISE MULTI TIER OPEN AVIARY
The NATURASUNRISE cage-free system is designed for those who need cage-free and organic certification. Easy to manage, the NATURASUNRISE provides the manager an easy way to walk the system for inspection. Your flock will have freedom of movement, and easy access to fresh feed and water, and out automatic nest system will maximize your egg production.
COLONY2+ SINGLE TIER OPEN AVIARY
Big Dutchman’s COLONY2+ is an advanced design for an automatic group-laying nest, which is particularly suitable for layers, broiler and layer breeders. With advanced features like the patented tilting nest floor, quality construction, champion chain feeding and other quality components that make an integrated efficient system, you’ll find that there is no alternative to the COLONY2+ alternative laying system.
AVECH III – ENRICHABLE / ENRICHED LAYER
AVECH (Adaptable Versatile Enriched Colony Housing – pronounced: AVEK) is a layer house system which gives you the ability to start off with an Enrichable system, and then move into a completely Enriched system when you’re ready.
CONVENTIONAL CAGE STARTER AND LAYER SYSTEMS
UniVENT Starter System
When it comes time to get your flock started right, look no further than our UniVENT Starter. The UniVENT Starter is the ideal system to raise your flock and prepare them to be transported to an adult layer system.
UniVENT Layer System
Our Univent system offers layer management unmatched by any belt battery system, anywhere. Because of features like the Champion™ Chain Feeding System, precise and gentle egg handling, and superior manure drying and handling, Big Dutchman’s systems remain the top choice for growers who demand only the best for their houses.
ProfitTIER Layer System
The Big Dutchman Profit-Tier layer cage system features superior stability and alignment, exceptional configuration flexibility, innovative cage design, effective manure handling and the proven Champion Chain Feeding System.
ProfitTIER-PLUS Layer System
The Big Dutchman Profit-Tier Plus Layer Cage System is a re-designed system to incorporate some of the features of our UniVent line, while maintaining the integrity of our Profit-Tier line. With the Profit-Tier Plus you’ll enjoy the added benefits of a steppable feeding trough, sliding front doors for easy access, more space between tiers for better air flow with open sided houses and more.
SUPER DOUBLE DECK AND TRIPLE DECK Layer System
Super Double Deck and Super Triple Deck are laying batteries which are designed for tropical climates and optimum use of natural ventilation. Depending on the need, and to allow for an easy start-up of modern egg production, Big Dutchman offers these systems in different versions and expansion stages:
- Completely manual