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Dairy Farm Energy Efficiency

Farm Energy Updated: February 03, 2016

This curriculum module on Dairy Farm Energy Efficiency covers....Link to all of the Northeast Farm Energy IQ Curriculum, developed by Extension specialists...

Ventilation and Cooling Systems for Animal Housing

Farm Energy Updated: November 17, 2015

Livestock production is significantly influenced by animal health and comfort. Ventilation of animal housing to remove moisture and odors and replacing them...

Insulation Know-How

Farm Energy Updated: September 26, 2013

With volatile energy costs, a good return on investment may be obtained by adding insulation to homes, offices, farm shops and other heated buildings such as...

Introduction to Farm Building Energy and Conservation

Farm Energy Updated: February 06, 2013

Agricultural buildings are very important to the successful operation of farms and ranches, and they deserve careful attention when it comes to managing...

Step Controllers Optimize Greenhouse Energy Use

Farm Energy Updated: March 27, 2012

A step controller is an advanced electronic device that controls conditions in a greenhouse better than a mechanical thermostat and can save money in the...

Refrigeration Systems for Milk Cooling

Farm Energy Updated: March 23, 2012

Milk must be cooled from 98 degrees F. (37 degrees C.) to storage temperature, typically about 38 degrees F., to preserve its quality. The cooling process...

Livestock Buildings Energy Efficiency Checklist and Tips

Farm Energy Updated: March 23, 2012

Livestock Buildings is part of a series of Efficiency Checklists and Topics that can help you to assess all areas of your farming operation for energy...

Home Energy Efficiency Checklist and Tips

Farm Energy Updated: March 23, 2012

 Home Energy is part of a series of Efficiency Checklists and Topics that can help you to assess all areas of your farming operation for energy efficiency...

Farm Shop Energy Efficiency Checklist and Tips

Farm Energy Updated: March 23, 2012

Farm Shop Energy is part of a series of Efficiency Checklists and Topics that can help you to assess all areas of your farming operation for energy...

Farm Lighting Energy Efficiency Checklist and Tips

Farm Energy Updated: March 23, 2012

Farm Lighting is part of a series of Efficiency Checklists and Topics that can help you to assess all areas of your farming operation for energy efficiency...

Energy-Efficient Refrigeration for Farms

Farm Energy Updated: March 23, 2012

Agricultural producers use a variety of refrigeration systems to extend the shelf life of perishable materials. Cooling not only reduces the potential for...

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