Chicken cages are believed to be understood by everyone. Simply put, it is the chicken nest, which is a relatively more advanced and intelligent "chicken nest". Intelligent chicken cages are generally divided into four categories:
(1) Full-step type: the upper and lower layers of the cage are completely staggered, and the common ones are 2-3 layers;
Advantages: There is no need to set up a dung board at the bottom of the cage. If it is a pit, there is no clearing system. The structure is simple, and the ventilation and surface of each layer are large.
Disadvantages: large floor space, low stocking density, and high equipment investment.
(2) Semi-stepped type: The upper and lower layers of the cage overlap 1/4-1/2, and a certain angle of the snorkel is installed above the lower overlapping part.
Advantages: high stocking density;
Disadvantages: The ventilation effect is worse than the full step.
(3) Overlap type: The upper and lower layers of the cage are completely overlapped, and the common ones are 3-4 layers, the high ones are up to 8 layers, and the breeding density is large.
Advantages: high utilization rate of the chicken house and excellent production efficiency.
Disadvantages: The construction, ventilation equipment and dehumidification equipment of the chicken house are highly demanded, which is not convenient for observing the flock and difficult to manage.
(4) Single-layer platoon: The top net of the cage cage is at the same level. Chicken cage
Advantages: high stocking density and high utilization rate of chicken houses;
Disadvantages: No obvious cage group and lane, difficult to manage and feed.
After reading the advantages and disadvantages of four different types of chicken cages, you can choose the cage that suits you best according to your own needs!