Close
0
You have no items in your shopping cart.
Search
Filters
RSS

Blog posts of '2019' 'August'

Ventilation Notes #2 - Props
Ventilation Notes #2 - Props

Learn how prop design affects air delivery and efficiency of ventilation fans.

 

First, a few prop basics.

 

 

Air movement across a fan prop is not equal.  A 54-inch fan turning at 560 revolutions per minute will have a tip speed of almost 132-feet/ second while at the hub travels it at only...

Comments (0)
Fogger cooling
Fogger cooling

Fogger systems cool pigs by evaporation.

Comments (0)
Objectively scoring sow body condition
Objectively scoring sow body condition

The Sow Caliper turns a subjective visual evaluation of sow body condition into an objective measurement.

 

Think of it as being similar to using a thermometer to measure temperature.  If nursery managers are given a directive to set the room temperature to where the pigs are comfortable, that bec...

Comments (0)