Poultry housing, Environmental engineering
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The three main features which contribute to the better returns from controlled environment broiler housing are higher density, better conversion and a reduction in labour.
The higher initial cost of housing and higher running costs are more than covered by these three advantages.
Hessels, D F.
"Controlled environment broiler houses in Western Australia,"
Journal of the Department of Agriculture, Western Australia, Series 4: Vol. 8:
1, Article 7.
Available at: https://researchlibrary.agric.wa.gov.au/journal_agriculture4/vol8/iss1/7