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Optimize your broiler production

The biological clock Everyone, from chickens to human beings, possesses a biological clock. What does this biological clock do, in case of a chicken? The biological clock influences the chicken’s behaviour and its internal processes. The biggest ‘Zeitgeber’, or regulator … Continued

Meet the CORAX

One of the most innovative agricultural lighting solutions! HATO BV: customer satisfaction and animal welfare thanks to the highest quality, customer service and tailored solutions. A lighting solution for the long term! The CORAX is a high quality, 9W LED … Continued

Control egg production with light

A layer’s diet may be optimal, but what if its feed intake is still too low and egg production stays below target? We believe good lighting is essential for proper feed intake to ensure optimal egg production.  Even the slightest … Continued

Best Christmas wishes for 2016

The team of HATO BV wishes you peace, joy and prosperity throughout the coming year. Thank you for your continued support and partnership. We look forward to working with you in the years to come. Merry Christmas! REMINDER: OFFICE CLOSED … Continued


Goniophotometry; that’s a mouthful! Let me explain this by an example. We all want an even light distribution, right? Without an even light distribution poultry won’t spread out in an even way which can lead to undesirable behavior like clustering … Continued