IDEAL Multifeed Farm (Brunei) Sdn Bhd, one of the local leading poultry farming companies, recently played host to a study visit from the Agro-Tech Department of Wasan Vocational School comprising 32 students and four teachers.
The aims of the visit were for the students to gather first hand information and knowledge on poultry farming as well as gaining exposure regarding modern egg production methods, its productivity and sustainability, which are part of their syllabus.
Upon arrival, the students were greeted by the Human Resource Team of Ideal Multifeed Farm (Brunei) Sdn Bhd and were briefed on the company’s history and organisational background. Students were also informed of the professions relevant in the poultry industry.
A health and safety briefing was also done prior to their visit to highlight the importance of creating awareness on a safe farm visit.
Throughout the visit, students were able to get a closer look on automatic farming techniques namely the Automatic Egg Grading Plant and Automatic Layer House.
The farm manager of Ideal Multifeed Farm (Brunei) Sdn Bhd was also on hand to brief and provide guidance to the Agro-Tech students. They also had the opportunity to learn more about egg production specifically on its capacity as well as downstream activities.
The students had just begun their semester in Diploma in Agricultural Science. After the visit they were expected to include the information they have learnt throughout the visit in the coursework that were assigned to them.