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Historical Materials from University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension

1973

Grain

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G73-14 Grain Processing For Feedlot Cattle, Paul Q. Guyer Jan 1973

G73-14 Grain Processing For Feedlot Cattle, Paul Q. Guyer

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Several changes have occurred in the cattle feeding business which have focused attention on grain processing. The first of these was, the arrival of big feedlots provided an opportunity to use larger and more sophisticated processing equipment at reasonable cost per ton of feed produced. Also, the need to minimize feed separation and digestive disturbances encouraged the use of more sophisticated methods of processing.

A second development that is now focusing attention on grain processing is the rapidly increasing costs of equipment, fuel and labor involved in grain processing. In recent years, these have been increasing more rapidly than the ...


Ec73-219 1973 Nebraska Swine Report, E.R. Peo, P.J. Cunningham, James Drake Heldt, Leo E. Lucas, Bobby D. Moser, Keith E. Gilster, Murray Danielson, William Ahlschwede, R. D. Fritschen, Alex Hogg, Larry Bitney, R. Gene White, Lanny K. Icenogle Jan 1973

Ec73-219 1973 Nebraska Swine Report, E.R. Peo, P.J. Cunningham, James Drake Heldt, Leo E. Lucas, Bobby D. Moser, Keith E. Gilster, Murray Danielson, William Ahlschwede, R. D. Fritschen, Alex Hogg, Larry Bitney, R. Gene White, Lanny K. Icenogle

Historical Materials from University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension

This 1973 Nebraska Swine Report was prepared by the staff in Animal Science and cooperating departments for use in the Extension and Teaching programs at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. Authors from the following areas contributed to this publication: Swine Nutrition, swine diseases, pathology, economics, engineering, swine breeding, meats, agronomy, and diagnostic laboratory. It covers the following areas: breeding, disease control, feeding, nutrition, economics, housing and meats.


G73-31 Design And Construction Of Grain Bin Floors (Revised May 1979), Gerald R. Bodman, Thomas L. Thompson Jan 1973

G73-31 Design And Construction Of Grain Bin Floors (Revised May 1979), Gerald R. Bodman, Thomas L. Thompson

Historical Materials from University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension

The foundation and floor for a new or used grain bin performs several functions. In addition to supporting the grain and the bin, it protects the grain from moisture and rodents, prevents settlement of the bin, and anchors the bin. Good design and careful construction are necessary to assure that the bin will perform in a satisfactory manner. For efficient operation, a bin floor must be capable of serving as an integrated part of the total grain handling system.