Hoop Barns for Grow-Finish Swine-PDF

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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.

Hoop Barns for Grow-Finish Swine includes: 
  • When to consider a fabric structure
  • Designing and erecting the structure
  • Environment and ventilation
  • Feeders and waterers
  • Animal management
  • Pig performance
  • Animal handling
  • Bedding
  • 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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