Housing Systems

For healthy birds and even healthier profits, trust the name farmers have relied on for decades. Our top-of-the-line rearing and layer systems provide the optimal conditions for your birds to have a healthy start and maximum laying productivity. Select the product category below that you’d like to learn more about:

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We are proud of our brand, birds, management team, buildings and our equipment choices as well. Cage-free management is challenging in itself, so having well built, reliable equipment and knowledgeable people to support us is wonderful.

– Tom Beachler, Kreider Farms

Latest News

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…

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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…

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Why Big Dutchman?

With our global presence comes knowledge and experience from farms around the world. We are always thinking one step ahead, developing equipment and solutions that are dedicated to animal welfare and the environment. At the same time, they improve best practices and profits for the producer. Win-win? We think so.