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  • Designing Dairy Free Stalls 

    Gamroth, Michael J.; Moore, James A. (Pullman, Washington : Washington State University. Extension.Corvallis, Oregon : Oregon State University. Extension Service.Moscow, Idaho : University of Idaho. Extension.Washington, D.C. : U.S. Dept. of Agriculture., 1993-01)
    Free stalls, individual beds for cows, have become the most popular kind of cow housing. Good management is the key to successful free stalls. This bulletin discusses several characteristics of free stalls, including ...
  • Potato Harvester Chain Speed Adjustment 

    Hyde, G. M.; Thornton, Robert Earl, 1933-; Francis, J. A.; Gamroth, Michael J.; Hermanson, Ronald E. (Ronald Eldon), 1933- (Pullman, Washington : Washington State University. Extension., 1990-02)
    Growers can minimize tuber bruising during harvesting by eliminating all of the soil with the primary chain. Then keep the other chains as full of tubers as possible without spill-out, rollback, or back-feeding. This ...
  • Should You Switch to Commodity Feeding? 

    Gamroth, Michael J. (Pullman, Washington : Washington State University. Extension.Corvallis, Oregon : Oregon State University. Extension Service.Moscow, Idaho : University of Idaho. Extension.Washington, D.C. : U.S. Dept. of Agriculture., 1993-04)
    Milk prices are declining. What to do? Dairy farmers in Western states now are feeding bulk commodities and byproducts to dairy herds. Is this cost effective for small operations? The author explores advantages in careful ...