VILO Vilo-Comfort-Einstreu-Puten
Comfort litter

  
 
is a high-tech litter for farms of fattaning turkeys, laying hens and broiler
  • quick-absorbing and quick-drying
  • water absorption capacity 4 till 5 times its own tare weight (watch video animation)
  • better pads => animal welfare
  • better pads => higher performances
  • less labor input
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Vilo-Comfort-Einstreu-Putenställe

 

VILO Comfort litter - the high-tech litter of lignocellulose

  • HPC-fibrillated patent-registrated wood fiber
  • maximal moisture expansion within 2 minutes
  • water absorption capacity 4 till 5 times ist own tare weight
  •  
                  bevor                                                                              after 2 minutes
  • decidedly quicker drying by ultra-high capillary actions 
                                                      
 

Productanimation: moisture expansion of 100g Vilo-Comfort litter + 200g water

 

fattened turkeys experimental results (Aug.2009)*:


better pads habit, viz. less rigidification, less swellings and less necrotical 
changes (145 days)
 
  • 2 groups with je 2.050 turkeys (turkey cocks of Big 6)
  • stall area 716,5 m2 per compartment
  • litter quantity:   - Vilo Comfort-litter high 3 cm
                            - groupe wood shavings or straw bedding 8-12 cm
 
Footpad review at the slaughterhouse according to the system of Hocking et al. (World's Poultry Science Journal, 64, 2008 323-328) with weekly comparative photographs.
  • Better footpad health, it means less hardening, less swelling and less necrotic changes. Better footpad - assessment after 44 days
     monitoring with wood shavings                   Vilo Comfort litter

 


less labor input:

  • 73 % labor time reduction while re-littering


incresead daily gains/cost-effectiveness:

  • + 5.5 % increased daily gains
  

To leverage VILO Comfort litter means:

  • easy
  • quick
  • dryer
  • animal welfare
  • no salmonella or mycotoxin contamination
  • approved for bio-agriculture
  • non-hazardous for biogas plants


  • Littering application recommendation:
  • VILO Comfort litter for fattening turkeys:
    Vilo-Comfort-Einstreu-Puten10 - 12 kg of VILO-Comfort / m² at stabling 
    of the turkey chicks or 
    at 5. / 6. week 8 - 10 kg / m²
 
  • VILO Comfort litter for laying hens:
    - Ground floor and aviary keeping
    - 0.5 - 5 kg of VILO-Comfort / m², depending 
      on the housing systems
 
  • VILO Comfort litter for broiler:
    - 0.4 kg of Vilo-Comfort / m² 
    - plain output by fertilizer spreader possible
 
 
Product-No. 392  Vilo Comfort litter flyer (pdf-document)
 
* published in DGS-Magazin 1/2010. More information at edition DGS
 
 
For more information or a personal visit please contact our field service team
or Mr Egbert Strobel.
 
Strobel
Dr. Egbert Strobel
advisor poultry

Phone: +49 5493 9870 59
Fax: +49 5493 9879 57
estrobel@vilomix.de
 
  

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