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Special guest lecture for primary school children in Zeddam

Special guest lecture for primary school children in Zeddam

On Wednesday June 12, pupils from the upper classes of Roncalli Primary School in Zeddam, The Netherlands, were treated to a special guest lecture. As part of Pas Reform’s 100th anniversary activities, one of the company’s incubation specialists gave them a glimpse into the fascinating world of the chicken. There were certainly no bone-dry facts about the poultry sector, but an inspiring story about the embryonic development of a chicken and the incubation of eggs under a brooding chicken, or in an incubator.

Two days later, the children were set to work themselves  during a visit to Pas Reform’s Zeddam headquarters. First, they found out what a real incubator looks like. Then, during a workshop, the children were treated to a series of practical experiments about the hatching of eggs – after which they were each presented with a ‘Junior hatchery...

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