Dairy Freestall Housing and Equipment
ASABE 2014 Blue Ribbon Award
Dairy Freestall Housing and Equipment, is a complete guide for planning and developing a total dairy facility. Includes cow comfort and manure safety.
This editions' expansive updates include increased freestall dimensions; freestall housing; heifer facilities; milking parlors and equipment; ventilation systems; feed storage and distribution. Safety guidelines for liquid manure storage are also included.
A must have reference for anyone planning a dairy facility, including builders, engineers, veterinarians, extension educators, technical school instructors, equipment suppliers, dairy producers, nutritionists, and other farm advisors.Authors
Brian Holmes, Lead author, Emeritus, University of Wisconsin
Nigel Cook, Vet Med, University of Wisconsin-Madison
Ted Funk, Emeritus, University of Illinois
Robert Graves, Emeritus, Penn State
David Kammel, BSE, University of Wisconsin-Madison
Douglas Reinemann, BSE, Universtiy of Wisconsin-Madson
Joseph Zulovich, Ag Systems Management, University of Missouri
232 pp., 8 1/2 x 11, illus, softcover, 2013 ISBN 0-89373-109-9