How many roosters and hens should be kept in the chicken coop? Find out the right ratio to keep and some tricks to observe.
Here’s what you need to know about how to keep chicks warm and protect them from the cold to ensure the success of your rearing.
Do you want to get your hens used to laying in the nest? Find out how to best prepare it to collect eggs without difficulty.
Learn how to best build a nest for laying hens and what features it must have to house them.
Have you discovered that your hens have lice? Find out the best methods to eliminate pests from the chicken coop.
Find out how to feed newly hatched chicks, ensuring they have the right feed and the right nutrition to help them grow.
Scopri dove tenere le galline nei mesi invernali e come proteggerle dal freddo, con un pollaio adatto per l’inverno.
Scopri come nutrire bene le tue galline con un mulino elettrico per farle crescere sane e risparmiare.
Want to start a chicken farm? Here’s everything you need to know about laying and ornamental hens and which ones produce the most eggs.
River Systems’ eco-friendly incubator provides a sustainable way to incubate eggs by combining different energy sources. Find out more!
The egg incubator with wi-fi connection can be fully managed remotely via the River CovApp. Discover all the uses!
In summer, chickens suffer from the heat as much as humans do. Find out some tips for helping hens to cope better with the heat.
All agricultural activities, including the management of the chicken coop, were always marked by an almanac which, according to the month, indicated the most suitable work for that period.
In order facilitate the preparation of meat from chickens and other animals, the plucking machine is the best solution. Find out how to use it!
Radical cleaning of the poultry house can be done once a year, taking care to also clean feeders and drinkers.
To hatch chicken eggs, an incubator humidifier is essential. Discover all the advantages of our Nebula ultrasonic humidifier!
What features should a good nest for laying hen eggs have? Click on “read more” and discover our expert’s advice!
Is the chicken coop better to buy or to self-build? Let’s find out with our expert what to do in such cases.
Without a real hen, a chicken heater plate effectively provides heat for the chicks that have just hatched. Find out how to use it!
An excellent turnout of insiders visited River Systems booth at VIV Europe 2022: discover the latest products we presented in Utrecht!
I have hatched many male chicks, is it possible to breed only cocks? Let’s find out what to do in such cases.
Chickens need to drink a lot to live healthy and develop. So find out all the the models of waterers!
Does the color, the shape and the size of the comb tell us anything about the health of our roosters and hens?
Feeders and drinking are important accessories for the hens health: knowing these products allows you to understand which ones and how many to buy.
We asked our expert to help us to find out the possible reasons why chickens stop laying their eggs.
Drinkers and feeders are the first essential tools to be included in a chicken coop, as they provide for all the birds’ vital needs. Find out here!
My hens are eating their own freshly laid eggs, what can I do? Our expert can help you to avoid this behaviour!
From Tuesday 31 May to Thursday 2 June, the beautiful Dutch city of Utrecht will host the 2022 edition of VIV Europe.
DOUBTS ABOUT THE MAGICAL WORLD OF POULTRY? #ASK THE EXPERT! Adding new hens to an existing chicken coop WELCOME TO…
It is generally recommended to keep at least a group of three hens in order to achieve an internal hierarchy.
Pink, white, brown, green or blue:why do our hens lay different coloured eggs? It depends on the breed, variety or crossbreeding.
The Italian exhibition was the perfect opportunity to present one of our most eagerly awaited novelties: Caleo, the new heating plate.
How many chickens can I keep in downtown at most? Advice on keeping hens in the urban environment.
March is the month to meet River Systems: we will be attending three major global events in the space of a few days.
All animals communicate in different ways. In the case of chickens, one of these forms is the “pecking order”.
Inbreeding should be defeated by decreasing the relatedness between roosters and hens, that’s how.
How can I create a hen Isa Brown? Or where can I find the male Isa Brown? Read this post for some useful tips.
Advices on the temperature and humidity levels to improve the hatching rate with your River Systems ET incubator.
We asked our expert which species are most suitable for a beginner in poultry farming. Follow our advices and start your own home breeding!
What can I do if my hens lay eggs with an extremely thin and brittle shell, or even without a shell?
Is it possible to set up a small henhouse in the garden or on the terrace? What are the regulations?
Is it normal for laying hens to have a fall in eggs production, or at least a standstill, between October and November?
We come back from the Emirates with excellent feedback on our range of poultry equipments, which have been appreciated by trade visitors.
Let’s find out whether Cochin – dwarf or giant – chickens can be good layers and if they can coexist with Amrock hens.
Is it always better to keep more than one rooster for selection purposes, in order to maintain a good genetic variability?
How to recognise the sex of chicks? Our expert explains what (and which) are the sex-link hens breeds.
Conserving poultry biodiversity is important to maintain genetic traits that may become useful as an answer of climate change.
Che tu sia un professionista o un principiante che vuole allevare pulcini, un’incubatrice per uova renderà il tuo lavoro più semplice.
How do I start selecting a breed? Where should I start when trying to fix a certain character in my hens?
Now in its third edition, VIV MEA is an international trade fair with a focus on the Middle East and African markets.
Is it correct to add apple vinegar to water in drinkers? And why should we do it? We asked it to our expert!
A shortlist of the most important preventive actions to take in the poultry house in order to have healthy animals.
Unusual hen behaviour: are they just acclimatisation problems or is there a possible disease going on?
The latest Italian trade fairs were the perfect opportunity to unveil some of our latest innovations.
Let’s meet at River Systems’ new booth at FIERAVICOLA exhibition (Rimini, Italia). We will be happy to welcome you to…
River CovApp: incubating has never been so hi-tech! Incubating your eggs in an easy, professional and technological way? With River…
THE MINISTRY OF ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT HAS AWARDED NEBULA® THE CERTIFICATE OF PATENT FOR INDUSTRIAL INVENTION. IT IS AN ACHIEVEMENT THAT…
The “ET Super Automatic” incubator is a new product for 2020, designed to innovate and improve on the existing “ET…
Dear customers, dear business partners, Once again we are here to reassure you about the Covid 19 situation. River Systems…
ARCUS MAGNA enriches our range of ARCUS feeders.
Happy Easter from River Systems team! With the hope that this Easter brings you the most beautiful surprises: health, peace…
The developments of the last few days are a matter of concern to all of us and present us with new and unusual challenges.
River Systems is still working with you and for you.
Cylindra is a sturdy, effective and easy to clean plucking machine.
It has been designed to be used for various types of poultry (chickens, turkeys, guinea fowls, geese, ducks, etc.)
Season’s greetings from the team at River Systems
To meet the needs of our customers, we have renewed and implemented the models of our hanging automatic bell drinker.
We will be happy to welcome you to our booth to discover the latest novelties created by River Systems such as our rotative plucking machine CYLINDRA
The next few weeks will be very intense for us. We have a stand at the biggest international poultry exhibitions, where we continue to present Nebula®