More than a drying agent, Mistral Layer is a management tool enabling farmers to easily and effectively respect basic hygiene rules while promoting a physiological balance in animals
Humidity, pathogens and parasites
Hens naturally express dust bath behaviour, which limits humidity and lipids in their plumage and reduces the spread of bacteria and parasites that can gather there. (Van Liere, 1992; and Borchelt et al., 1973).
A dry, healthy plumage
A humid environment has a negative impact on the hen’s plumage, the development of bacteria and also the spread of parasites. A dry environment is therefore essential for maintaining good hygiene and good quality plumage.
Mistral Layer improves hygiene by controlling humidity.
Mistral Layer improves hygiene by drying the hen’s environment. Mistral Layer improves the laying hen’s welfare and performance.
Optimized egg-laying performance
Formulated from natural ingredients.
Mistral Layer optimizes the hens’ performance.
Olmix has different adapted tools to apply Mistral Layer according to the egg farm set up and conditions.
A number of application strategies are possible:
25 kg bag
Recent research by University of Novi Sad, Serbia, shows that keeping good environmental conditions in farrowing unit is the key to decrease mortality rates of piglets in the farm.
Mr Dominique Moisan, owner of a cow farm in the north west of France, in Brittany, applies algae-based programs to reduce the use of antiobics and to head towards a healthier mode of animal production. Results are just outstanding.
Local regulations should be consulted concerning the status of this product in the country of destination