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Vermeer expands its Canadian distribution with Tubeline Manufacturing agreement

Source: Vermeer Corporation news release Vermeer Corporation has announced a new partnership agreement with Tubeline Manufacturing, headquartered in Ontario, Canada. Under the new agreement, Tubeline...

Positive pressure air tube ventilation for calf housing

Source: Ontario Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs Fact Sheet written by: Harold K. House - Engineer, Dairy and Beef Housing and Equipment/OMAFRA This Factsheet...

Dairy housing – layout options

Source: Ontario Ministry of Food and Rural Affairs Fact Sheet written by: Harold K. House, P.Eng. The housing layout or floor plan of a dairy barn is...

Using separated manure solids for compost bedding

Source: Ministry of Agriculture, Food, and Rural Affairs Fact Sheet written by: Harold House Introduction Improving cow comfort is a continuing goal for the dairy producer. Using...

Plate Cooler Use & Maintenance

Source: BC Milk Marketing Board At the request of the BC Milk Marketing Board, the BC Ministry of Agriculture has provided us with the following information...

Dairy housing- Milking centre design and construction for parlour milking

Source: Ontario Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs Fact Sheet written by: H. House Milking Centre Design Design your milking centre around the type and size...

Tractor sales in Canada up 8% in February, combines down 3%

Source: Agri Marketing magazine According to the Association of Equipment Manufacturers' monthly "Flash Report," the sales of all tractors in Canada for February 2018 were...

Stall wetness

Source: Dairy Farmers of Ontario Objective: Measure wetness of stall bedding Where: In freestalls and tiestalls measure the same stalls used in the in-barn checklist When: During...

Barn layout

Source: University of Minnesota Extension There’s one key difference between compost dairy barns and freestall dairy barns. Instead of free stalls and freestall alleys, compost...

Tractor-driven generators: Producing quality power

Source: Ministry of Agriculture, Food, and Rural Affairs Fact Sheet written by: Steve Clarke - Rural/Environmental Engineer (Provincial Crop Engineering Specialist)/OMAF; Allen Hills - College Senior Instructor...
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