FAQ

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WHY CHOOSE ROVA?

IIf you are looking for simplicity, absolute control and a more natural way of raising your poultry or other grazing livestock, the ROVA series is for you. This all-in-one machine will be able to brood your chicks, walk your chickens, collect your eggs and much more!

ARE THERE DIFFERENT SIZES OF THE ROVA|BARN?

Since one size does not fit all, we have designed and tested three different sizes so far. These sizes include 200, 400 and 700 sq. ft capacity models of the ROVA|BARN.

HOW CAN I BUY A ROVA|BARN?

Pre-order is now available on this website. We are in the process of finding dealers that will distribute ROVA|BARNs closer to you. However, ROVA|BARNs can be shipped directly by freight to you from our distribution centers due to its modular design.

IF I PREORDER TODAY, WHEN WOULD I RECEIVE MY ROVA|BARN?

Due to the limited production runs, current lead times are approximately 4-6 months. The shipping time will depend on your location.

HOW MUCH TIME WOULD IT TAKE ME TO ASSEMBLE THE ROBOT?

We believe in simplicity; it should take no more than half a day for two people to assemble a ROVA|BARN depending on the model and the accessories. Once assembled, follow the mobile app’s steps to get the ROVA|BARN ready for your chickens.

WILL I REQUIRE SPECIFIC TRAINING TO OPERATE A ROVA|BARN?

The ROVA|BARN is specifically designed for the everyday user. After following a tutorial on our mobile app & getting training by our certified staff, you will be able to set all parameters needed to raise some happy chickens properly.

WHO CAN FIX A ROVA|BARN?

Most repairs can be done by yourself since we embrace a modular build. With our mobile app’s help, you can determine the replacement part needed, order the correct part, and follow a tutorial on our app to replace it.

WHERE ARE THE ROVA|BARNs BEING BUILT?

The ROVA|BARN and accessories are currently being manufactured in Manitoba, Canada.

DO I NEED TO BE A CHICKEN FARMER TO USE A ROVA|BARN?

No, we have built the ROVA|BARN so anyone can raise their own animals. Our mobile app is designed to give detailed instructions on using the robot and raising poultry. The live camera can be shared with a local veterinarian to assist you in the event of an emergency.

HOW IS THE ROVA|BARN CONTROLLED?

The ROVA|BARN is manually moved and controlled using our wireless pendant, and parameters are configured using our mobile app.

DOES UKKÖ ROBOTICS HAVE ACCESS TO MY CAMERAS?

Ukkö Robotics will not have access to your cameras unless given permission.

CAN PREDATORS GET TO MY CHICKENS?

When building the ROVA|BARN, predators were our main concern. We have developed a patent-pending flexible skirt that will ensure optimal protection against the chickens’ numerous predators. The skirt is also equipped with electrified fabric wires to further protect your livestock.

IS THE ROVA|BARN GOOD FOR BOTH BROILER CHICKEN AND LAYING HENS?

Yes, we offer brooding attachment for broilers and an automatic nesting box attachment for layers. Both can be installed and removed depending on which animal you want to raise.

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