Farrowing Huts in cooperation with Danish Agriculture and Food Counsil

 

Farrowing-hut-design-made-by-kentlaursen.dk

 Videnscenter for svineproduktion has made a fantastic project, about improving life for pigs and farmers.

See what they write about our cooperation here (Danish)

See their report here  Udvikling af farehytter til søer på friland

See the original consept here. Piglo

 

 

 

See the product here  http://www.poca.dk/index.asp?id=16&la=da

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Svineproducent Karsten Olesen

Reflections about the product in Landbrugsavisen

Read it here Karsten Olesen- Svineproducent – reflekterer over produktet

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Here you see the first pieces of wood, mounted to make a mould over.

The huts are going to be made in fiberglass.By  http://www.poca.dk/

 

 

 

 

 

 

The surfaces is covered with insulating foam.

Later it will be between two layers of fiberglass.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Here you see the first prototype.

I must admit, that the collor is too bright.

But its fresh ;)

 

 

 

 

 

A farmer with 100 huts is spending 10 weeks a year on hes knees, in a traditional hut for organic pig farming.

It is not nessesary anymore. With this hut he has got hes own full hight entrance.

 

 

 

 

 

And the pig and the piglets, their own, too.

 

 

 

 

 

 

POCA-10

http://www.risbjerg.nu/svin.aspx