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Solar Photovoltaic Systems Solar photovoltaic (PV) systems convert sunlight directly into electricity using solar panels. These systems can significantly reduce reliance on grid electricity, resulting in lower energy costs and reduced carbon footprint. Swine producers can install solar panels on...
This article explains how to improve ventilation in animal buildings through a self-adjusting baffle inlet. A negative pressure, or exhaust, ventilation system is common in most mechanically ventilated animal buildings. Fans are used to lower the pressure inside the building...
A new pig barn is under construction at the Martinsdale Colony in Montana, showcasing cutting-edge livestock technology and highlighting a positive trend in new construction. This state-of-the-art facility, built by WS Construction out of Sioux Falls, is fully equipped...
Introduction: In the fast-paced and ever-evolving swine industry, staying ahead of technological advancements is crucial for optimizing farm operations. One such area where innovation is making a significant impact is sorter technology. This article explores why it's essential for...
In the world of hog farming, efficiency and a positive working environment aren’t just goals; they’re necessities. At Silver Creek Farms in Darlington, Wisconsin, the challenges of power washing a sow barn while juggling other tasks are well understood....
The swine industry has faced new challenges in recent years, and Hog Slat has been at the forefront of providing innovative solutions to help producers adapt to changing conditions. As a leading provider of swine equipment and services, Hog...
The Distynct smart alarm system is the premier option for remote livestock monitoring in the swine industry, but it doesn’t end there. The Distynct alarm system has the capability to digitize other data on farm that you may not...
Livestock production encompasses various aspects that significantly influence animal health, welfare, and overall productivity. Ventilation is a crucial element in both livestock and greenhouse facilities, as it regulates temperature, humidity, and air quality. Static pressure plays an important role...
This article describes simple relatively-inexpensive instruments for detecting ammonia gas concentration in animal housing to assure proper air quality. Updated: July 12, 2023 Skip to the end of the images gallery Examples of pull tube with pump for gas concentration detection. ...
Advice for sampling and cleanout for lagoons and anaerobic digesters and safety considerations. What is sludge? Sludge is the residue of biological manure treatment that accumulates in lagoons and digesters. It is lower in organic matter and higher in solids and...
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