On 21st of April Florian Kröger, general manager of compound feed Raiffeisen Ems-Vechte, has signed the contract for PoultryPlan’s Layer Pro module. After a short pilot phase with a selection of customers, the poultry division of Raiffeisen Ems-Vechte has chosen PoultryPlan as their strategic partner for gathering layer production data to be able to give an even better advise to their customer in the future.
“We do believe that with the introduction of PoultryPlan our customers will experience a very user-friendly programme. Benchmarking and analysing flocks takes us only minutes now. This insight based on facts, can really help our farmers to take preventive actions and make better decisions”, says Florian Kröger.
Mike Jansen, Director of PoultryPlan states: “We are delighted to cooperate with the team and customers of Raiffeisen Ems-Vechte. Raiffeisen Ems-Vechte is an important player in the German feed business of especially the North West region. We would like to thank Florian Kröger and Wouter Katier, (sales manager layer division) for choosing PoultryPlan as their new partner. Our team looks forward to start the implementation and extending the cooperation by introducing our FeedPlan, for more planning efficiency, and broiler module for broiler farmers in a later stage.“
The core business of Raiffeisen Ems-Vechte is the distribution of and advice on high-quality compound. A total of around 750,000 tonnes of feed is produced in its four modern concentrated feed plants in Klein Berßen, Laar, Dörpen and Hoogstede and supplied mainly to regional farms in Germany and the neighbouring Netherlands. Their product range covers all important animal species. In addition to pig feed, we also produce cattle, broiler fattening, laying hen, parent stock, turkey and duck feed in our plants, making us a full-range supplier in the industry.
The administrative headquarters of Raiffeisenbank Ems-Vechte are situated in Klein Berßen. With a total of 26 locations, they are represented throughout Emsland and Grafschaft Bentheim. They also have a location in Coevorden in the Netherlands. Around 700 committed employees work for the success of the group of companies.