Perdue has chosen equipment and systems for its Kenly, N.C., hatchery. The company plans to increase hatch production by 40% starting early next year. Perdue will use Jamesway Super J Multi Stage Setters, Super J Hatchers and a Hatchcom III Data Retrieval system.


The setter has an egg capacity of 90,720, and hatchers have an egg capacity of 15,120.