LED lamps have changed the landscape for poultry growers in terms of energy savings related to poultry house lighting. No other lighting source (incandescent, compact fluorescent, cold cathode, high pressure sodium, etc.) comes close to the energy efficiency of...
Warmer weather is around the corner and now is a good time to conduct poultry house maintenance to help protect bird comfort and promote profitability.  Here are  important checks recommended by Cumberland district manager, Mark Cook. Fans – Check...
If you’re looking for more laying space for your birds, the Big Dutchman Relax is a community style nest that will meet your needs. The nest has proven to provide birds with a better laying environment around the world. The Relax...
Marel’s manufacturing site in Dongen released its 3,000,000th poultry processing shackle since production began in 1987. A shackle may seem a simple metal hook, but in fact, it is a truly essential component in the poultry industry. A shackle...
The EDGE controller from Cumberland helps you monitor and manage ventilation, cooling, heating, feeding and lighting systems from a single controller using one interface. It can be installed in new construction or as an upgrade to a current facility, integrating...
Download the complete Article Most growers are confident in their generator’s ability to run for 30 minutes to an hour without problems because they are typically cycled once a week. But what if they needed to run for a week...
Good ventilation is indispensable in a poultry house (read more about this in our other blog: The relevance of a comfortable climate in poultry houses. With the help of mechanical ventilation and air inlets/outlets, it is possible to keep...
New Standard Group recently had the opportunity to install a new barn automation system for Millbrook Farms. FUSION Building Automation System by ControlTech is the latest in barn automation technology. Easy to program and monitor this system has been...
Vendor Managed Inventory – aka VMI – connects you and your vendors to your silo inventory. Learn how using sensors, wireless gateways, and software can prevent material outages, reduce carrying costs, and simplify ordering using BinView® from BinMaster. Watch how...
The new Click Watering system, offering excellent food conversion results by providing the right amount of water with minimal effort, is now available from Cumberland.   Brian Rieck, Cumberland product manager, said Click drinkers are constructed to be reliable, long-lasting and...

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