Why early feeding?
Elimination of Antibiotics
Why would you NOT do it?
Dehydration is unhealthy!
Chick weight 45.3g
Excellent body temperature 40.3°C
2.9 g / 24 h = -6.4%
Even in optimal conditions, dehydration is always dangerous!
Early feeding improves intestinal development
Our answer is simple!
Light, feed, and water in hatcher: first necessities of life
Optimal continuation of development
Positive effects of early feeding in HatchCare
Faster uptake of residual yolk
Improved intestinal development
Improved immune system
NS Expectations Exceeded
It all starts with the eggs
Excellect hatching eggs
Perfect climate during storage and transport
Next Step is Great Incubation
18 days of perfect embryo development
Transfer to Hatcher
Live embryo detection
Only viable eggs are moved
Eggs are Vaccinated
Feed is added
Perfect Hatching Climate for All
Early - Normal - Late Hatch Windows are all accommodated
Food & Water
Fun and Sun
Chicks remain un-disturbed in box
One quick inspection
One quick vaccination
Next Stop – Farm
HatchCare is more than only early feeding
Less stress during handling and selection
Egg tray is separator: No sorting automation needed
No chick counter needed.
Hatch cradle is transport basket.