FIT Farm - Automatic Nest for Breeders and Layers
FIT Farm Innovation Team has a comprehensive range of fully automated nests for Broiler Breeders, Layer Breeders and commercial layers for Barn or Free Range consumer egg production.
FIT Farm Innovation Team NATURE_NEST is designed to provide the ideal comfortable sheltered environment for egg production birds (breeder and commercial layers).
The unique features are to maximize the hen’s performance, egg production, providing a comfortable and safe nest.
The FIT Farm Innovation Team NATURE_NEST systems are effective in maximizing egg production performance and financial returns.
- FIT Farm Innovation Team NATURE_NEST is made from special film-coated side divisions, waterproof, durable and galvanized steel frame.
- The galvanized legs supports are fully adjustable to accommodate variable floor levels. The height adjustable screw is from Stainless steel.
- The strong construction enables an optimal nest environment in hot and cold climates. The entire nest is a very sustainable construction and made to last-easy to install and maintain.
- NATURE_NEST systems are easily accessible for cleaning with high water pressure, sanitizing and disinfection which reduces the risk of any insect (red mite) from breeding to a minimum.
- Easy inspection through the automatic opening of the NATURE_NEST with the floor/bottom. The floor wire grid frame is easy to remove and replace.
- The roof lid/cover and open NATURE_NEST structure allows for optimal control and maintenance.
- NATURE_NEST, a sheltered spacious volume nest for air flow and nest bottom with perforations to allow air flow through provides to the birds that Natural feeling.
- The NATURE_NEST entrance is designed to avoid leg and/or breast injuries and the hanging plastic flaps to create the sheltered effect for the birds.
- Perforated AstroTurf® self-cleaning nest pads inserted which is easy to install or to be taken out or replaced to allow all the dust and other debris (bird droppings) to fall through – to ensure a cleaner nest environment, eggs (consumer eggs and hatching eggs), reduced cracks and better hatchability.
- Bird’s expulsion system with tilting floor. The nest floors which raise up at night to close the nests, keeping the hens out of the nest in order to keep the nest pads cleaner, they open when the lights come on or just before.
- Gentle Bird friendly expulsion system operated on a time clock.
- Full nest length at the egg rollout has a plastic flap egg shield, which helps to prevent the birds pecking the eggs.
- The egg belt cover protects the eggs from dust.
- Variable speed controls mounted for all egg collection belts with reverse and emergency stop.
- NATURE_NEST has two perforated egg collection belt features, two separate egg belts of 250mm or one of 500mm.
- The smooth transition between the egg belt and the egg cross conveyor or collecting table avoids hair line cracks and removes possible dirt, manure or feathers.