Practical tips, industry insights and innovative solutions from our Cumberland experts to help you enhance your poultry operation.
What is Your Poultry Barn Trying to Tell You?
Gone are the days of tapping the side of a feed bin to predict how long you have until you’ll need a feed delivery - today’s smart systems, controllers, sensors, and feed management systems take measurements and readings in real time that you can use to improve your poultry barn environment.
The Ideal Poultry Environment
Feed conversion is the key factor in the success of a poultry operation. If birds aren’t eating they aren’t growing.
Sensors Help Producers Monitor and Manage their Poultry Barn Environment
Broiler producers can’t be in every barn at once; that’s why technology like smart controllers and sensors are helping producers do more with the time they have.
Three Conditions Make Barn Lighting Critical for Poultry Production
Proper lighting in poultry barns has everything to do with bird growth. Proper lighting can improve feed conversion rates which leads to increases in bird weight and maintains consistency in the lifespan of the animal.
Five Tips for Preparing Poultry Houses For the Fall/Winter Seasons
With fall and winter months approaching, producers can take steps now to make sure their poultry houses are ready for the return to cooler weather.
Choosing the Right Poultry House Dimmer
Chickens are incredibly photosensitive, and their overall growth and wellbeing is dependent on the proper amount of light provided at the right times. That’s what makes a quality poultry barn dimmer such an important tool.
Smart Controllers Help Poultry Producers Navigate Out-of-Feed Events
What constitutes an out of feed event? It’s more than just running out of feed when you need it. Sometimes birds can find themselves on empty due to an equipment issue. But a smart controller system can help you monitor your barn for signs of a breakdown.
Keeping Your Poultry Barn Ventilation System Running Efficiently
Poultry Producer Tips and Tricks for Bird House Tunnel Ventilation
Cumberland EDGE Controller Saves Poultry Producers Money, Reduces Wear and Tear
There are a lot of poultry barn controllers on the market - but some of them are smarter than others. The Cumberland EDGE 2 controller can control many of the systems on your poultry operation right from the palm of your hand.
Presentation Impacts Poultry Feed Conversion
If you want to get the most out of your flock, they have to convert feed well, and in order to keep them coming back to the feeder pan, they need to be happy with what’s in front of them.
Prepare Poultry Houses For Warming Weather
Warmer weather is around the corner and now is a good time to conduct poultry house maintenance to help protect bird comfort and promote profitability.