News and analysis for the global poultry industry.

Graham Cruickshank

The author would like to thank Vencomatic for their help in preparing this article. Vencomatic's RED-L system is an example of an aviary system suitable for new houses, and Jump Start is the company's aviary for rearing pullets.

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Aviaries: Alternative housing for layers

Aviary/multi-tier systems have potential to be incorporated into barns or free-range units to meet today's welfare standards.
Aviary/multi-tier systems have potential to be incorporated into barns or free-range units to meet today's welfare standards.
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