Inside Chickmont » The Poultry Experts in Barbados




It is the absolute policy of Chickmont Foods Ltd: To provide a service that fully and consistently meets the agreed requirements of our customers and to ensure that the products and services comply with defined standards of content and are fit for purpose.

Hatchery

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  • Bio-Security
    and
    Sanitation

    Sanitary conditions are top priority. Before a vehicle can enter the hatchery compound it must pass through a sanitation wash. The work areas are sanitized and scrubbed each day to ensure that the eggs and chicks are processed in bio secure conditions.

Bio-Security
and
Sanitation

Sanitary conditions are top priority. Before a vehicle can enter the hatchery compound it must pass through a sanitation wash. The work areas are sanitized and scrubbed each day to ensure that the eggs and chicks are processed in bio secure conditions.

  • Hatching
    Egg
    Traying

    Hatching Eggs Are Imported From the USA & Transported To The Hatchery By Truck. They Are Then Put Into Setting Trays By The Hatchery Staff.

Hatching
Egg
Traying

Hatching Eggs Are Imported From the USA & Transported To The Hatchery By Truck. They Are Then Put Into Setting Trays By The Hatchery Staff.

  • Setting
    Hatching
    Eggs

    Setting buggies of hatching eggs into multi stage setters.

Setting
Hatching
Eggs

Setting buggies of hatching eggs into multi stage setters.

  • Hatching Eggs
    in the
    Setters

    Temperature & Humidity are electronically controlled during incubation and the egg trays are turned once every hour to stop the developing embryo from sticking to the shell membranes.

Hatching Eggs
in the
Setters

Temperature & Humidity are electronically controlled during incubation and the egg trays are turned once every hour to stop the developing embryo from sticking to the shell membranes.

  • Transferring Eggs
    To The
    Hatcher Machines

    Eggs are transferred from the setters to the hatchers 19 days after setting.

Transferring Eggs
To The
Hatcher Machines

Eggs are transferred from the setters to the hatchers 19 days after setting.

  • Chicks
    Hatching

    Chicks hatch in the hatching machines.

Chicks
Hatching

Chicks hatch in the hatching machines.

  • Quality
    is
    Number 1

    Healthy, top quality, day old baby chicks.

Quality
is
Number 1

Healthy, top quality, day old baby chicks.

  • Chicks Ready to
    be Transported
    to Farms

    Chicks are kept in a carefully controlled environment awaiting transportation to the farms. This assures only top quality chicks are received by the farmer.

Chicks Ready to
be Transported
to Farms

Chicks are kept in a carefully controlled environment awaiting transportation to the farms. This assures only top quality chicks are received by the farmer.

  • Chicks
    on the
    Delivery Truck

    Ready to go to the Farms!

Chicks
on the
Delivery Truck

Ready to go to the Farms!