Hoop Barns for Grow-Finish Swine-PDF
Hoop barn definition: Tubular steel arches fastened to the tops or sides of treated wood posts forming a hooped roof — covered with an UV-resistant, polyvinyl tarp.
This booklet discusses hoop barns as an efficient solution for raising animals.
Available as a download only.
- When to consider a fabric structure
- Designing and erecting the structure
- Environment and ventilation
- Feeders and waterers
- Animal management
- Pig performance
- Animal handling
- Manure handling
- Comparisons (labor, cost, other)
This is copyrighted material. A watermark will appear when printed.24 pages, 8 1/2 x 11, self-cover, 2004
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