Integrated Chicken & Egg Production
Hatching the Egg: Breeding Facilities The first step of poultry production is breeding facilities. There are 3 fully closed system breeding farms in Mersin, Tarsus district, Çamalan, Karaküt and Kütüklü regions. Broiller, which is the first choice of quality chicken producers in the world, produces breeders at EkinAta breeding facilities.
The chicks are reared in the special poultry houses under veterinary control. The breeding production process is divided into two as “growth period” and “egg period”. The growth period covering the first 24 weeks is the period during which the breeding chicks prepare for laying eggs. The breeding hens produce eggs between 24 weeks and 64 weeks.
- Çamalan, Karakütük and Kütüklü location
- A total of 180,000 breeding animals entering to these farms annually
- A total of 45 personnel
- The staff consisting of 1 management, 2 veterinarians and 1 agricultural engineer