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8915215 Method and apparatus for monitoring poultry in barns  
A method and apparatus for monitoring and acquiring data concerning the health of poultry and animals housed in one or more barns or enclosed environments predicated upon the frequencies and...
8876313 Light sources adapted to spectral sensitivity of diurnal avians and humans  
A method of illuminating livestock with artificial light sources. The method includes generating a first light having a first light output that provides white light at typical lumen levels for...
8863695 CUBRA avian shelter  
An avian shelter comprising a top or bottom cover portion designed to engage with one or more wall sections to form a stackable enclosure, including an access opening adapted to provide privacy...
8858005 Light sources adapted to spectral sensitivity of diurnal avians and humans  
Various apparatus and associated methods involve a light source that provides light at wavelengths that substantially correlate to local maxima in the spectral sensitivity of a diurnal avian. In...
8794188 Livestock house system and methods of quasi-continuously raising livestock in multiple phases  
A multistage livestock house system may include an outer frame, and a plurality of adjacent stages within the outer frame. Each one of the stages may be configured to hold livestock of a...
8690989 Air quality enhancement system  
A system for enhancing air quality by collecting airborne particles. The system includes at least one ground plane, at least one corona point, an ionization field strength adjustment mechanism and...
8662019 Control of ammonia emissions from animal agriculture operations  
An apparatus is disclosed for applying a chemical, such as an ammonia control chemical, in an animal house. The apparatus includes spreading apparatus adapted to be installed at an elevated...
8651061 Swiftlets farming for production of edible bird's nests  
A swiftlet breeding facility, for use in creating and harvesting edible bird's nests. The facility includes sub-systems for injecting live insect and worm prey, and water, into an aerial enclosure...
8616156 Water treatment system for egg processing facility  
A system for treating water for subsequent consumption by animals. Illustratively, the system includes a wastewater treatment facility configured to treat wastewater effluent from an egg washer...
8596804 Light sources adapted to spectral sensitivity of diurnal avians and humans  
Various apparatus and associated methods involve a light source that provides light at wavelengths that substantially correlate to local maxima in the spectral sensitivity of a diurnal avian. In...
8468976 Poultry raising system, poultry raising method and luminescent device for raising poultry  
A poultry raising system includes a poultry house and facilities attached to the poultry house. The facilities include lighting facilities irradiating poultry with light; and the lighting...
8460430 Air quality enhancement system  
A system for enhancing air quality within a poultry production facility that includes an enclosure, at least one ground plane, at least one corona point and a corona point position adjustment...
8327805 Adjoining extrusions for animal husbandry tunnel door panels  
An animal husbandry tunnel door with adjoining extrusions for closing a tunnel ventilation opening typically in a broiler house has opposing faces with top, bottom and side edges. The faces...
8210126 Swiftlets farming for production of edible bird's nests  
A swiftlet breeding facility, for use in creating and harvesting edible bird's nests. The facility includes sub-systems for injecting live insect and worm prey, and water, into an aerial enclosure...
8205577 Swiftlets farming for production of edible bird's nests  
A swiftlet breeding facility, for use in creating and harvesting edible bird's nests. The facility includes sub-systems for injecting live insect and worm prey, and water, into an aerial enclosure...
8132535 Method and apparatus for reduction of ammonia, carbon dioxide and pathogens in chicken houses  
A chicken or fowl grow out facility utilizes a ventilated floor assembly including a ventilated floor through which liquid and gas can flow, but which retains manure deposited thereon, and a...
7966974 Apparatus for enhancing poultry production  
An apparatus and method are described for raising poultry, such as chickens, for food production. A facility for housing the poultry includes a wall with at least one light-absorbing ventilation...
7832359 Method for enhancing poultry production  
A method and apparatus is provided for raising poultry, such as chickens, for food production. In a first embodiment, the method includes the steps of: providing a facility for housing the...
7658165 Method and apparatus for enhancing poultry production  
A method and apparatus is provided for raising poultry, such as chickens, for food production. In a first embodiment, the method includes the steps of: providing a facility for housing the...
7156051 Method for enhancing poultry production  
A method is provided for raising poultry, such as chickens, for food production. In a first preferred embodiment, the method includes the steps of: providing a facility for housing the poultry,...
6830011 Removal of a paper strip for rearing hatchlings  
Hatchlings are raised initially on a strip of sheet material which is laid on the floor of a containment pen with a layer of a feed material for the hatchlings. After the hatchlings have grown to...
6810832 Automated animal house  
An efficient economical automated animal house is provided to increase the health and longevity of animals, such as poultry, and swine. The automated poultry house provides for automatic removal...
6691488 Method and apparatus for structural conversion of poultry houses  
A method and apparatus for converting a post-style poultry house to a clear span style poultry house. The apparatus includes a truss assembly including a center truss section adapted to be mounted...
6481380 Method and apparatus for increasing egg production  
A method and apparatus are used to maintain a relatively constant, preferably positive, pressure in a poultry house which houses egg laying poultry, the constant pressure resulting in an increase...
6325971 Method and system for disbursing ozone into a poultry house  
The present invention relates to a system for disbursing ozone throughout a poultry house in order to disinfect the same and to reduce the concentration of pathogens found within the poultry...
6209570 Automatic flush valve  
An automatic flush water distribution system for use in an evaporative cooling system includes a water distribution pipe adapted to be connected to a source of pressurized water. The pipe has a...
6167317 Apparatus and methods for management of flocks of layer fowl  
A layer flock management system including a layer information accumulator operative to accumulate information regarding each of a multiplicity of layers in a flock and a floor layer identifier...
6079365 Evaporative cooling system for cooling a poultry house  
An evaporative cooling system for cooling a poultry house includes at least one evaporative cooling pad, a bracket extruded from a lightweight, plastic or galvanized steel for supporting the...
6073586 Evaporative cooling system and method of cooling a poultry house  
An evaporative cooling system and a method of cooling a poultry house includes at least one evaporative cooling pad, a bracket extruded from a lightweight, plastic or galvanized steel for...
5755176 Birds and furred rodents feeding enclosure  
A feed enclosure for birds and small creatures such as squirrels, raccoons or the like. A internal floor to ceiling enclosure partition prevents feeders from one side of the enclosure from...
5544622 Building for accommodating livestock  
A building for accommodating livestock with a roof having two roof parts extending obliquely downward from a ridge, wherein transparent plate material extends parallel to the ridge, the ends edges...
5492082 Method and apparatus for controlling temperature within poultry houses and the like  
A facility for housing animals such as poultry in a well-ventilated and temperature controlled environment. The facility includes an electronic temperature controller system for providing manual...
5189983 Poultry house confinement ring system and method  
A poultry house ring confinement system and method which utilizes permanent, reusable, brooder rings in place of the conventional, temporary and disposable brooder confinement structures. The...
5076212 Poultry agitation system  
An agitator system for stimulating poultry moves birds toward feeding apparatus. The system is designed for easy roof mounting within conventional poultry houses of the type having a plurality of...
4901671 Synthetic chicken litter and method of using  
Synthetic chicken litter of foamed polymer is coated with a tough polymeric coating which cannot be pecked off by chickens. The litter is distributed on the floor of a chicken pen to prevent...
4781148 Lifting feeding troughs for poultry coops  
A poultry coop comprises a plurality of feeding troughs, a winding drum and cable for each trough, a common drive for all the winding drums, and a clutch for each of the winding drums including a...
4721062 Method of raising roosting fowl  
A process for raising roosting fowl includes subjecting newly-hatched fowl to infrared radiation for a limited period of time and decreasing visible light. The fowl mature in substantially total...
4574737 Structure for housing animals  
A structure for housing plants and animals, particularly poultry, in a controlled environment, comprises a base and opposite sides inclined towards an apex at which there is provided an opening. A...
4493289 Flexible cable ion dispenser for treatment zones  
Ion dispensing apparatus comprises: (a) a flexible cable including an elongated metallic core to which voltage is applicable, the cable including a protective sleeve of insulating material on and...
4381731 Hydraulic power system for a plurality of operating units in a poultry of livestock confinement house  
The hydraulic power system includes a single electrical motor for driving a fluid pump which supplies fluid under pressure to a plurality of series connected fluid motors, with the first motor in...
4342393 Stackable poultry coop  
A stackable poultry coop comprising upper and lower wall sections joined by a plurality of side sections to form an enclosure, at least one of the wall sections including an access opening adapted...
4315481 Breeder house system  
In a breeder house for chickens, nests are aligned on both sides of a center aisle with their entrance openings facing slatted platforms on the sides of the house. The nests are supported by...
4282830 Ion dispenser usable for treating poultry or animal zones  
Ion dispensing apparatus comprises (a) a cable including an elongated and sidewardly penetratable metallic core to which voltage is applicable, the cable including a protective sleeve of...
4212410 Gravity dump shipping crate for poultry  
A gravity-operated latch permits a secure closure for a cover on a loaded poultry shipping crate. The latch flips open, permitting the cover to open, in a sequence coinciding with the sequence of...
3994292 Chick processing system  
An improved system for processing baby chicks so that they may receive necessary preliminary treatment before packaging in such manner as to reduce the amount of handling, to improve the...
3976032 Poultry maintenance system having moving cages  
Apparatus is provided for maintaining a flock of poultry or the like. The system includes a number of cages which are transported in opposite directions along parallel paths. Upon reaching a path...
3942476 Automatic coop loader  
Multiple fence units span a chicken house or the like and herd the animals toward a series of coops provided in a trench extending transversely across the house for selective introduction of the...
3799114 EGG GUARD FOR POULTRY CAGES  
A one-piece guard preferably comprised of extruded plastic is positionable in a poultry cage and extends longitudinally thereof, generally perpendicular to the opposed end walls. The upper margin...
3754676 POULTRY TRANSPORT CAGE  
A poultry transport cage of the type having a rectangular frame structure supporting openwork sides, ends, bottom, and top with additional longitudinal and lateral enlarged beam members spaced...
3696791 POULTRY GROWTH ENHANCEMENT METHOD AND APPARATUS  
A method of benefitting animals in a zone which characteristically contains air-borne particles includes: A. confining the animals in the zone, and B. dispensing ions into the zone with ion...

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