Are you an expectant poultry farmer, preparing to receive your new or first batch of day old chicks? It’s good to have the list of materials you need handy.

Find below the list of things that I normally advise my clients to put in place prior to receiving day old chicks:

LIST OF MATERIALS TO BE READY AT LEAST 24HRS BEFORE ARRIVAL
OF 1,500 CHICKS

1.
4CARDBOARDS, 1HAMMER, 1HAND SAW, 1TIE-ROD,
1&2-INCH NAILS

2.
1HAND TROWEL, HALF BAG OF CEMENT, 1SHOVEL

3.
12 BAGS OF WOOD SHAVINGS

4.
40CHICK FEEDERS & 40CHICK DRINKERS

5.
2FIFTY-LITER VATS, 4BUCKETS

6.
2BROMS+2PACKERS

7.
SIX 200W BULBS & SIX 60W BULBS

8.
200W CAPACITY LAMP HOLDERS AND ELECTRICAL WIRING

9.
GENERATOR WITH RENEWED  ENGINE OIL+EXTRA SPARK-PLUG

10.
50LITERS OF PETROL+25LITERS OF KEROSENE

11.
4 STOVES

12.
MATCH BOXES

13.
1DOZEN OF DETERGENT

14.
3RECHARGEABLE LAMPS

15.
1RECHARGEABLE TORCH

16.
1NOTEBOOK+1BIRO

17.
1EXTENSION BOX

18.
1WALL CLOCK

19.
1CALENDER

20.
1LITER OF DDFORCE&1LITER OF GLYPHOSATE(HERBICIDE)

21.
1LITER OF VIRUCIDE OR DISCOL OR POLIDINE

22.
1KNAPSACK SPRAYER

23.
5BAGS OF BROILER STARTER

24.
1LITER OF CHICK TONIC

25.
2 SACHETS OF NOECERYL

26.
250GRAMS OF GLUCOSE D

27.
1PLASTIC SPOON

28.
1MATTRESS, 10X12FT CARPET, 2PLASTIC
CHAIRS,1BENCH

29.
2POTS, 1GARRIBOWL,
2PLATES,2SPOONS,1CUP,FOODSTUFF

30.
NOTE THAT STOVES MUST BE LIT AT LEAST 2HOURS
BEFORE CHICKS ARRIVE

31.
4 ROOFING SHEETS

Remember to check out my store to book your chickens @Chicken Peppery Depot – http://afrimash.com/s/chicken-peppery-depot/

 

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