Equipment Details

Featherman Pro Automatic Picker and Featherman Scalder

For efficient harvest of farm raised poultry.

  • The equipment can handle birds ranging from 3 to 50 lbs and is limited to around 72 birds/hour depending on size.
  • The picker and scalder are easily transportable in the back of a small pickup and require minimal clean-up.
  • Chicken and turkey kill cones, dunker/ shackle combo and a 300 gallon chill tank are also included in the rental.

Featherman PRO Plucker
Capacity: 3 – 50 pounds of birds, optimum 30 poundsNABC poultry processing rental equipment
Tub diameter: 22 inches
Height: 36 inches
Footprint: 25 x 28 inches
Weight: 125 lbs.
Motor: 1 hp 115 Volts / 12 amps

Featherman Scalder
Weight: 115 lbs
Dimensions: 34 x 34 x 35 in
Dunker & Shackes
Weight: 16 lbs
Dimensions: 28 x 28 x 10 in

Kill Cones Stand & Base
Weight: 55 lbs
Dimensions: 46 x 37 x 32 in

For more information about the equipment visit Featherman Equipment Company.

Mini-Pack MVS 45 Vacuum Packing System

Vacuum packing extends the life of refrigerated or perishable products by 3-5 times their normal shelf life and eliminates freezer burn.  Now available as a separate rental is a commercial grade vacuum packing system ideal for broilers and heritage breed turkeys.  It is available for a separate rental fee of $27.05 per day to all farmers in the 5 counties we serve.

  • The Mini-Pack MVS 45 vacuum packing system is a heavy duty, medium capacity commercial vacuum packer.
  • The MVS 45 will handle bags up to 17" x 22" and is designed for commercial operations that need a high quality vacuum packer of perishable products. 8" X 12," 12" X 18," and 16" X 20" bags available through NABC 
  • Ideal for packaging meat birds, rabbits, and other food products for personal consumption or sale.
  • A license is not required to rent this equipment, however, the Washington State Department of Agriculture may require licensing for some commercial food operations - please see WSDA for more information.
  • Dimensions: 26W"L x 29LW x 20"H.  Wt: 176 lbs.

Contact the office for more details.

Contact Us

Northwest Agriculture Business Center
419 South 1st Street, Suite 200
P.O. Box 2924
Mount Vernon, WA 98273-2924

Tel: (360) 336-3727
Fax: (360) 336-3751
Toll free: (888) 707-2021
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