Hoop Barns for Horses, Sheep, Ratites, and Multiple Utilization-PDF

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Looking for an agricultural structure for your equine, sheep, or ostriches? A hoop barn could be your solution.

This booklet discusses hoop barns as an efficient solution for raising horses, sheep, ostriches, and also for multiple uses like hay storage.

Horse section includes dimensions for
  • horses in box stalls
  • horses in tie stalls
  • competitive and non-competitive horse arenas
  • alleys and specific use
Sheep section includes
  • design data summary
  • layout and inside view of market lamb barn
Ratite (ostrich and emu) section includes
  • housing requirements
  • layout and inside view of ostrich barn
Multiple utilization includes
  • illustration and dimensions of potential sotrage capabilitiesillustration and dimensions of potential storage capabilities

Michael C Brumm, Emeritus, University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Ted Funk, Emeritus, University of Illinois
Jay Harmon, ABE, Iowa State University
Gary Schnitkey, ACE, University of Illinois-Champaign

8 pages, 8 1/2 x 11, illus., download, 2004
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