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  • Project Cal Poly University Research Centre - Cases Study

    About the Poultry CenterThe Cal Poly Poultry Center has housing facilities for 7,000 broilers and 7,000 replacement pullets. In addition, the Poultry Center has two egg production facilities—a two-story turbo house and a stack-deck house. Both houses are exact replicas of the facilities currently used by the commercial egg production industry. The Poultry Center also contains

Equipment & Solutions

  • Enriched Cages - Colony Housing
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    Enriched Cages - Colony Housing

    As a result of the ban on traditional cages, the enriched cage and colony housing have been developed- Both require a specific type of lighting. Enriched cages and colony housing are two different sorts of cage system. Following the ban on battery cages, these systems were developed to improve animal welfare. Unlike the traditional cage, the enriched cage is fitted with litter, perches and nests. ...