Last year the Dutch government awarded the design which made it possible for farmer Robert Nijkamp to realize the first Windstreek broiler house and the first flock was set-up.
Master Good Group of Hungary chose CODAF’s poultry automatic feeding systems.
Zootecnica International had the opportunity to visit a broiler farm in the Cremona province, where the first version of the new Roxell feeder CoMeo has been installed.
Campylobacter came to the forefront as a serious cause of human food poisoning in the last decade which resulted in the European Commission carrying out testing in all member states to ascertain the levels on carcasses of broiler chickens.
Broilers with a body weight over 3 kilograms bodyweight are grown principally in the United States but also in Italy, Germany and Poland. It was in Italy and the USA that Roxell decided to field test the new feeder before introducing it to the market