Farm to Fork strategies focus on making value chains ethical, healthy and sustainable. The poultry and egg processing industries are facing unprecedented challenges. Energy and raw material prices are increasing, while consumers are demanding ever lower prices. Meanwhile, the global population continues to grow. The need to improve chicken welfare, maintain a sustainable environment and retain profitability is putting increasing pressure on producers to improve productivity while reducing both energy usage and waste. That’s where Farm to Fork strategies can help. The industry requires solutions that can help to make vital improvements within the areas of:
ABB offers application-based solutions for the poultry and egg laying farming sector, food processing sector and logistics across the entire value chain. Our domain expertise, energy efficient motors and variable speed drive (VSD) / variable frequency drive (VFD) technology can help to substantially reduce energy costs, while Programmable Logic Controllers (PLCs) can deliver integrated control systems that help to provide enhanced digital visibility and control over the processes within the poultry farming, food processing and logistics sectors – from Farm to Fork.