Controlled Environment Deep Litter Shed

External view of the Deep Litter Shed

This building is a semi-commercial scale, climate-controlled, deep-litter grow-out shed. It can be configured as 48 pens of 4.5sq.m or 96 pens of 2.25sq.m, using industry standard wood shavings as bedding for the birds.

Total capacity = 48 pens of up to 70 birds or 96 pens of up to 30 birds; 3360 birds.

Deep Litter Shed Internal View 2 Birds in the Deep Litter Shed

  • Nutritional evaluation of feed ingredients and feed additives
  • Feed intake, weight gain and feed conversion ratio
  • Immunological and physiological assessment of diet ingredients and additives
  • Disease challenge and vaccination efficacy studies
  • Evaluation of diet quality and feed processing effects