The experimental station in Celle serves to investigate specific aspects related to poultry production. It is predominantly used by the Institute of Animal Welfare and Animal Husbandry in Celle and the Institute of Animal Nutrition in Braunschweig.
Research station characteristics
- 1,085 m2 total housing area, partly with aviaries or outdoor runs
- slaughtering and cooling facilities
- hatchery for 30,000 eggs with special equipment for breeding purposes
- egg packing facility
In addition, the research station trains keepers with specialisation in poultry.