draperGROUP Winter Ventilation Training Seminars


Our ‘Winter Ventilation Training Seminars’ are fast approaching and we can now confirm that we are holding them at the 5 locations – Herefordshire, Newark, Suffolk, North Wales, Devon. Which location are you closest to? (Venues below)

We understand that most of you will be aware that ‘correct ventilation control’ is a critical part of good flock management, with a direct impact on bird health & welfare, and the subsequent impact on bird performance and profit.

Our seminars have been built to ensure that these topics are covered in depth, so you come away with the knowledge and tools you need to take your operation to the next level.

Our Programme runs as follows: –

• 4:00 pm: Arrival and coffee

• 4:15 pm: Introduction by Graham Frankpitt (Commercial Director Draper Layers) A key aspect of good poultry husbandry is ventilation and house climate, this is especially difficult during the harsh winter months with pop holes open, this has been exacerbated by large multitier systems with poor air flow to areas within and below the system.

• 5:00 pm: How to achieve good ventilation during the winter months: Justin Emery (Ventilation Consultant Draper Vent Keeping air fresh and keeping the birds warm in free range house in winter can be tricky. We’ll be talking about some of the fundamentals of air flows and some of the problems often encountered.

• 5:45 pm Ventilation and bird health go hand in hand: Poultry Health Services Poultry Health Services, leading poultry vets has a wealth of experience in egg production and managing layers health. We look after all aspects of commercial poultry though in this presentation we will focus on diseases associated with poor ventilation and housing and how good ventilation can do more than just improve bird health but can also prevent diseases.

• 6:30 pm: Open Discussion

• 7:00 pm: Supper Dates and locations

– 23rd October 2018: Feathers Hotel, Ledbury, Herefordshire, HR8 1DS
– 30th October 2018: Kelham House Country Manor, Kelham, Newark, NG23 5QP
– 6th November 2018: The Oaksmere, Rectory Road, Broome. Eye, Suffolk IP23 8AJ
– 13th November 2018: Ramada Plaza, Ellice Way, Wrexham, LL13 7YH
– 27th November 2018: Padbrook Park, Cullompton, Devon, EX15 1RU

If you would like to join this Training Seminar please contact Graham Frankpitt: –

Email: graham@draperlayers.com
Mobile: 07741 547 171

N.B. There will be a £50 charge per attendee, which is refunded if you take up any Draper services. Thank you..