Future Ready Dairy Systems

Dairy Australia


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.