Mechanical Ventilation
This type of ventilation uses fans, inlets, controls and roof exhausters in a pressure-controlled environment. Mechanical ventilation may also be required when there are structures such as bleachers or posts that may impede natural air flow through the building.
Reasons good lighting can help your herd performance
The importance of proper lighting in your dairy barn has long since been studied and proven. Over the years dozens of University and Industry studies have all came to very similar results – A Long Day Lighting Program (LDLP) is well worth the investment.
360 Swine Barn Tour
Join Curtiss Littlejohn as he guides you through Canarm AgSystem's ESF. See first-hand the innovative features and how easy it is for sows to move through the system.
Predictive Analytics
Using data analytics to improve profitability
Today’s poultry farmers are faced with the necessity of maintaining a profitable balance in managing their livestock facilities. This ongoing challenge, coupled with keeping up with new regulations and animal welfare concerns add to the complexity of managing a healthy and well-performing flock.
Dairy Lighting
Things to think about when choosing lighting for your new dairy barn
Whether you are building a new barn or looking to replace your current lighting system, every good farmer knows the importance of lighting on your herd’s performance. Choosing the fixture and quantity is usually left up to the electrician; however there are a few things to consider to ensure that your system meets your needs and lasts for years to come.
Have you ever watched Grandma bake an apple pie?
If you asked your barn managers or staff who Peter Drucker is, how many would be able to identify him as the father of modern business management? Possibly, you might know him from one of his most quoted statements, “If you cannot measure it you cannot improve it…”.