Australian Agricultural Nutrition Consulting

Integrated Poultry Operations / Chicken Meat Supply Chains

1.) Nutritional Services

  • Ration formulation
  • Feed commodity selection, quality assurance, handling, processing and storage
  • Agronomic advice for cropping programs
  • Selection of feed mixing and handling equipment
  • Nutritional audits and feed analysis
  • Performance evaluation and computer simulation of performance, using industry modeling programs.
  • Gross margin analysis and least cost of meat modelling
  • Stockfeed mill - least cost of meat diet formulation, commodity purchasing and management
  • Feed process engineering - pellet manufacture, feed sterilisation
  • Specialist feed processing and multi-dosing technologies


2.) Veterinary Management Services

  • Comprehensive health management advisory service
  • Disease diagnosis and epidemiology
  • Advice on livestock husbandry and micro-climate management
  • Advice on the sourcing and supply of veterinary pharmaceuticals, vaccines, parasitides and approved feed additives. Advice on vaccination schedules for integrated poultry operations.
  • Biosecurity plan development and comprehensive implementation, including assistance in developing Avian Biosecurity action plans
  • Advice on best practice animal welfare strategies.


3.) Project Management - Poultry Farms and Processing Plants

  • Poultry farm design and construction advice including compliance with local government and environmental regulations
  • Processing plants - design and construction advice; quality assurance
  • Feasibility Studies and finacial modelling
  • Commissioning of new projects
  • Complete economic analysis and investment advice
  • Key Performance Indicator (KPI) analysis
  • Advice on IT and integrated management production and control systems


4.) Marketing and Supply Chain Management

  • Complete supply chain support services, including marketing and management advice and supply chain audits.  This includes analysis of product mix, margin mix analysis and maximum profit analysis.
  • Retail product value adding, packaging and marketing to supermarket, hotel and restaurant trades
  • Advice on traceability systems


5.) Quality Management and Auditing Services

  • Poultry farms, Processing Plants, value adding factories
  • Stockfeed mills
  • QA Manual / HACCP Plan / Traceability /Biosecurity Plan development and auditing
  • Standard Operating Procedures and Work Instructions, staff training and auditing
  • Plant hygiene standards and auditing
  • Storage and handling of chemicals
  • QA programs for companies seeking export approval for European Union or other countries


6.) Environmental Management Plans & Project Development Applications

  • Environmental Management Plans; site based Management Plans
  • Project Development Applications in accordance with regulatory authority requirements
  • Site selection feasibility studies, soil type suitability, ground water impact assessment, receptor analysis, feed supply, market access and biosecurity provisions
  • Design of effluent and waste water management systems
  • Options for best practice utilization and disposal of effluent, waste water and solid wastes
  • Soil profile, groundwater and surface water nutrient monitoring