Controlled Environment 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.
- 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