Category Archives: Egg Production

Preparing for your first aviary

Transitioning from a caged or enriched system to an aviary can be scary if you feel unprepared. Here a few tips and tricks to help with your first aviary flock. Being flexible with your aviary system management…

Canadian poultry trade show canceled: Meet us online instead!

The National Poultry Show was planned for June 22-23, 2022 in London, Ontario. Big Dutchman was greatly looking forward to interacting with the Canadian poultry industry once again in person after a long break due to COVID19…

Ted Talk to take place at MPF 2022

New this year to the Midwest Poultry Federation Convention (MPF) are Poultry Ted Talks, featuring informal 30 minute presentations that are relevant to the poultry industry. Big Dutchman is excited to be part of this new and engaging…

What’s new from Big Dutchman?

The Midwest Poultry Federation Convention (MPF) trade show is taking place in Minneapolis, Minnesota March 22-24, 2022. Big Dutchman is excited to be introducing…

Don’t miss these IPPE 2022 Tech Talks

The education program at the International Production and Processing Expo (IPPE) is top notch, and Big Dutchman is excited to be participating in the Tech Talk presentation portion for the 2022 expo…

Meet Big Dutchman’s newest stars at IPPE 2022

The International Production and Processing Expo (IPPE) trade show is taking place in Atlanta, Georgia January 25-27, 2022. Big Dutchman is excited to be introducing a few brand new product offerings for both egg and poultry producers at the show…

8 tips for operating an aviary

As the layer industry continues to move quickly toward alternative style housing, it’s important to understand how it differs from conventional housing, as well as how to handle those differences…

Investing in innovation at Nest Egg Poultry Farm

A third generation egg farmer in Abbotsford, British Columbia – Andrew Penner – recently acquired his family’s poultry farm in 2019. Having worked full-time on the farm for 3 years prior to taking over the operation…

5 tips for operating an enriched system

As the regulations quickly change and the layer industry is mandated to move toward alternative style housing, it’s important to understand that there are many differences between these newer systems and conventional housing…