The Battery cage system preserve the birds’ energy for important body processes like metabolism and production. The birds are not in contact with their stool and so hygiene is maintained and diseases like coccidiosis, fowl typhoid, egg peritonitis, necrotic enteritis, etc. are easily controlled. The Battery cage system has an automatic watering system. This ensures constant availability of water and reduced spillage thus no caking of litter and moldiness. This reduces predispose to diseases and ammonia overload. Management and record keeping is easy as the farmer is able to distinguish the layers from non-layers easily, counting the birds is easy plus sick birds are easily recognized and isolated.
The cage system optimally utilizes space and holder more than twice the number under deep litter. The cages can be used again and again in the subsequent flocks so it’s an asset. Cages make litter removal is easy and saves a lot of time.
Our cage cubicles have been drained big to avoid cage fatigue a condition characterized by paralysis of legs due to low calcium levels.