Find top quality and affordable layer cages for sale in Kenya.
Chicken layer cages refer to the galvanized metallic or wire cages used in rearing a large number of chicken within a very small area. They are generally used in the layer houses since they offer very easy management for many Kenyan poultry farmers who would like to upgrade the farming and make a little more intensive. Many Kenyans are increasing preferring the chicken layer cages in Kenya due to their many numerous advantages such as ease of management of the hens along with the ease of management of the eggs laid.
For smaller chicken house or smaller number of chickens, you can simply use a two-tier layer cage. Two tiers are stacked up to two levels. You should transfer the layers during the second laying cycle. Layers are generally kept in two laying cycles. The first cycle is the rearing cycle when you put them on chick and growers mash. This is generally the period from 0-20 weeks.
The second part refers to week 21 to week 60 when the hens begin laying eggs. This is usually a period of 40 weeks or 10 months. This is the period when you should introduce the hens into the layer cages. The price of the chicken cages in Kenya depends on your capacity and the installation cost. A 128-capacity chicken cage in Kenya currently goes for Ksh.35,000. You can call us on 0717444786 for inquiries about these cages.
Cost of the Chicken Cages in Kenya
Prices of the chicken cages in Kenya can start from as low as Ksh.35,000 for a chicken cage with a capacity of 128 chickens. The cages are made of the starter parts and the follower parts. The starter parts have the medication tanks and they supply fresh and clean drinking water to the rest of layer cages as well as the follower parts or sections of the cage. Farmers can add as many follower sections as they wish based on their capacity or number of layers that they wish to add to the cages simultaneously. What will limit the length of the follower cages is really the length of the house.
Layer cages are built with a nipple drinking system which comes as part of the cage. The nipple drinker is installed above the chicken and allows them to get water by pecking at the nipple. There is a trough that runs along the length of the chicken cage in order to make it easy to feed the chickens.
Specifications of the Layer cages
- They are made of galvanized steel
- They have nipple drinking systems accessories
- Built with medication tanks to make it easier to give medicine to all the chickens in the cages
- Have flexible troughs for feeding
- A layer cage holding as many as 128 chickens will cost you Ksh.35,000. Call 0717444786 in order to place an order.
- Comes with 1 Year Warranty