Commercial Chicken Layer cages develop modern poultry farming projects. With the rapid development of modern animal husbandry, fully automatic battery cages have been widely used by chicken farmers at home and abroad. And you can get involved with or without poultry farming experience and expertise.
What is Chicken Layer Cages?
The battery cages is like a tier of cages stacked on top of each other. It is suitable for use in chicken cage systems, but is mainly used for laying hens. With this method, a large number of hens can be kept in a very limited space, thus reducing costs and obtaining the same level of eggs.
LIVI Poultry Equipment Manufacturer is one of the famous manufacturers in China. There are hundreds of professionals in the design and production of poultry equipment. With a thorough understanding of all aspects of poultry equipment in the market, we can provide A-type layer cages, H-type layer chicken cages, broiler cages, brooding chicken cages and related equipment for poultry farming friends from all over the world. You can also provide the shape and size you want, and we provide you with a customized service.
A Type Layer Cage
A Type layer cage is also called A frame laying hen cage. It mainly consists of cage nets, cage racks, drinking water equipment, food troughs, manure cleaning equipment, and egg collection equipment. Suitable for laying hens around 12-16 weeks.
A frame chicken cages are generally 3 or 4 tiers. The structure is simple and easy to operate. And poultry farming friends can learn and operate quickly. And the selectivity of automation equipment is relatively high, and poultry farming friends can combine them according to their own requirements for poultry farms. And the input cost is lower than the cost of the H frame chicken cage. A Type laying hen cage is suitable for poultry farms with 5000-30000 birds.
H Type Layer Chicken Cage
The H-type battery chicken cage for commercial laying hens has the characteristics of high degree of automation and high breeding density. It can save labor costs, land, and reduce construction investment and management costs. She is ideal for intensive large poultry farms. Our LIVI Machinery is made of high-quality hot-dip galvanized material, which has excellent corrosion resistance, and the service life of the cage can reach 20 years.
One automated house with automated feeding system, automated drinking water system, automated egg collection system, automated manure removal system, automated environmental control system, etc., each house can accommodate 50,000 chickens. Only 1 worker is required for management.
Advantages of Battery Cage System for Layers
The automated poultry equipment layer cage system optimizes the limited space of the chicken house, making poultry farming more convenient and efficient. Not only does it save labor costs, but also poultry farming friends can make huge profits on this project.
Poultry can receive warm attention. By using the battery cage system, feed, water can be easily transported to the laying hens at any time. You no longer have to worry about the environment of the chicken house, the automatic manure removal system will clean the chicken manure outside the chicken house at any time. Eggs can also be easily collected. thereby increasing egg production in poultry.
Poultry feeding systems can provide the right amount of food and water to each bird. Their use can reduce food waste and increase feed conversion. The automated egg collection system transports the eggs to the designated location, and then workers collect them centrally.
The automatic manure removal system is equipped with two sets of manure removal devices to ensure that the chicken house is clean and pollution-free. The stool belt is made of high-strength PP composite material, which is resistant to friction and has a long service life.
How Many Chickens are in Layer Cage?
There are many sizes and specifications of chicken cages on the market, and you should choose a battery cage based on the type of chicken you raise and the climate of your project. Egg laying is suitable for laying hens, meat-eating broiler cages, and their specifications are all different.
LIVI Machinery provides high quality battery cage systems for poultry farming equipment to poultry farmers everywhere. Our layer cage system is loved by the majority of farming friends all over the world, and is well received. Below are our battery layer cage specifications.
If your breeding volume is more than 5,000, we will reasonably suggest that you choose a 4-tier 5-door tier cage equipment and be equipped with manure cleaning equipment. The chicken manure can be removed in time to reduce disease and improve egg production rate.
What is The Cost of Battery Cage for Poultry?
Once your poultry farming business plan is in place, it’s time to take the plunge – purchasing poultry equipment. First choose a trusted poultry equipment manufacturer. Once again I will introduce LIVI Machinery, a trusted poultry equipment manufacturer. Provide auxiliary equipment such as layer cages, broiler cages, and brooding chicken cages for poultry farmers around the world.
We offer affordable battery cage prices for everyone. LIVI chicken coops typically hold 90-160 birds. The price of laying hen cages is between 100-200 US dollars. The price will be a little higher if you want to have automated equipment that comes out to drink water and out of the trough. With us you will get the best price. If you are interested in our battery cages, please leave a message. We will contact you within 24 hours.
How Much Space Do You Need for 10000 Layer Chickens?
If you are planning a poultry farming business plan for 10,000 birds, but don’t know how much land you need to accommodate the chickens. You can also find us. We can not only provide you with affordable chicken layer cage for poultry but also provide customized services for your chicken farm.
Suppose you own a piece of land with a length and width of 72m*8m. He can hold 10,000 birds entirely. Specifically, it can be:
Cage Type: A type, 4 tier, 5 door, 160 birds/unit.
Chicken Cage Layout: 2 rows/house, 34 units/row, 68 units/house.
Chicken House Size: 72M*8M*3M.
Total Capacity of One Chicken House: 10880 birds/house.
You can add automation to your house. For example: manure cleaning equipment, feeding equipment, etc. More time and labor costs can be saved.
Chicken Layer Battery Cage of Poultry Management
Now poultry farming has also moved towards modernization and scale. Raising chickens in battery layer cages has become a trend. At the same time, the quantity and efficiency of poultry farming are effectively commissioned. Poultry management also needs to be improved.
Allow enough time for chickens that have just been moved to the new environment. In addition, the ambient temperature of the chicken house is best controlled at about 20 °C.
The second point is that poultry farming needs to control the hygiene of drinking water. Farmers must provide adequate and clean water. Drinking water systems are also frequently disinfected.
Feed is an important guarantee for the healthy growth of poultry. Farmers should provide fresh, safe and hygienic feed in a timely manner. And we must carefully manage and use the feed well, eliminate waste, and reduce the cost of raising chickens.
When immunizing chickens, farmers must strictly follow the scientific and reasonable immunization procedures set by the regulations, and do a good job in vaccinating the flocks.