Facility design for a SA dairy (TMR) feeding system
John Schaap, a Californian agricultural engineer who specialises in the design of feedlot dairies prepared this presentation. It covers:
- An outline of the Californian dairy industry
- Factors affecting the choice between systems that utilise free stalls, open and dry lots, loafing barns and compost barns
- Cooling aids
- Dairy design considerations
- Waste management considerations
Download the presentation.