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FACILITIES & EQUIPMENT

Whether using a tie stall, freestall, dry lot or pasture, here are some tips for cow comfort and maintaining farm facilities and equipment.

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Are you looking for a feed mixer with sufficient capacity to feed your cattle a balanced ration every day? Buy a Trioliet TMR mixer before July 31st and Trioliet offers a 0% interest for twelve months. This offer is valid for all Trioliet feeding machines, including self-propelled and stationary mixers. Please ask your local dealer or regional Trioliet Sales Manager for more information. View mixers

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Today’s wheel loaders have never been easier to operate and maintain. They’re also designed with many enhancements similar to those you’ve come to expect in your pickup truck.

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Trying to figure out how to make the numbers work on a new-construction barn can be a bit challenging when you know exactly what you want, but the price exceeds your budget allowance. Cow comfort is not an area to skimp, but there are other things a dairy owner can do to be more cost-effective with a project.

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When discussing calf barn ventilation, invariably the topic of using four air exchanges per hour for cold-weather ventilation will come up. After all, we wouldn’t want “too much” of that cold air in the barn. Or would we?

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There exists hollow and empty barns, that once housed the lifeblood of a farm, and are now begging a return to useful service for the farm family.

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When the time comes and I head to the calf barn in the morning dressed in pants, a sweatshirt and a stocking hat but my afternoon feeding attire includes a t-shirt and shorts, this can only mean one thing: Spring has arrived.

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