Category Archives: Egg Production

IPPE 2019 | Introducing New Innovations from Big Dutchman

New Innovations and product enhancements that will attract booth visitors Big Dutchman has prepared their newest innovations and product enhancements to show off to booth visitors for the 2019 International Production & Processing Expo (IPPE), which takes place February 12-14 in Atlanta, Georgia. These solutions will help farmers all around the world realize increased efficiency […]

Big Dutchman Acquires Agricultural Building Business from Betco

“An important step to further our strategy of becoming the most competitive supplier of turn-key solutions” The Big Dutchman group based in Vechta, Germany, announced today that it has acquired Qingdao Betco Asia Co., Ltd. (Betco Qingdao), which is the livestock building business of the North Carolina-based steel structure specialist Betco, Inc. with over 30 […]

EuroTier 2016 | BD PowerSystems Presents Revolutionary Energy Supply System

PowerBox: first off-grid power supply for livestock farmers At this year’s EuroTier in Hanover, Germany, BD PowerSystems will present a trendsetting innovation for the energy supply of livestock buildings: With the PowerBox, farmers gain complete self-sufficiency from public grids. The main energy source for PowerBox are solar panels. Three additional energy sources and a clever […]

EuroTier 2016 | Big Dutchman Innovation for Layers with Untrimmed Beaks

PickPuck permanently occupies the layers and wears down the beak in a natural way A swinging plate with a coarse surface is suspended below a drop pipe filled with attractive feed such as wheat. When a hen picks onto the plate or nudges it from the side, this movement dispenses a small amount of feed […]

EuroTier 2016 | Innovative Big Dutchman Alarm Unit AC Touch Cross-Check Recognizes Fan Failure

Alarm ahead of the damage With a new function of the AC Touch alarm unit, Big Dutchman now takes a great leap forward: The system extension “Cross-Check” recognizes issues within the ventilation system before dangerous situations such as excessive temperatures occur. AC Touch Cross-Check verifies that fans or fan groups actually start rotating after being […]

EuroTier 2016 | Big Dutchman Presents Innovation for Egg Production Sector

Automatic manure belt scraper saves much work and improves hygiene Egg producers with single-tier or multi-tier Natura aviary egg production systems can look forward to it: On the occasion of EuroTier 2016, Big Dutchman will present the first manure belt scraper world-wide that does not need to be operated manually. AVC-3D folds down the scraper […]

EuroTier 2016 | Big Dutchman Innovation Sets New Standards for Residue Treatment

IMCaM procedure for egg production guarantees exact dry matter contents Pelletising, combustion or other uses of residues produced by laying hens: achieving the correct dry matter content (DM contents) in manure drying pays off. On the occasion of EuroTier 2016, Big Dutchman introduces the innovative IMCaM procedure for multi-level Big Dutchman belt dryers. The system […]

New Building to be Used as Exhibition Hall and Test Centre

Big Dutchman, the internationally operating pig and poultry equipment supplier, strengthens its headquarters in Calveslage, Germany. A new, approximately 1,800 square metre large exhibition hall to display the Big Dutchman products will be added to the company premises directly at the federal highway B 69. Construction has already started with the demolition of an old […]