Turkish poultry firm Hastavuk will expand layer hatchery operations with Smart technologies from Pas Reform. The Dutch supplier will install setters, hatchers and ventilation systems at the company’s facility in Sivrihisar, Eskisehir.

The new system will have a capacity of 390,000 commercial layer chicks per week. According to Hastavuk, the company aims to achieve higher levels of uniformity in day-old chicks using the system.


Pas Reform also recently launched four new publications describing its SmartPro next-generation incubator. Each four-color publication, SmartPro, Circadian Incubation, Pas Reform Academy and Pas Reform Times, is available free online Pas Reform’s new publications are available free of charge, either by download from Pas Reform at the company's website.