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Selection of a Heat Abatement System in the North East United States

Published by the American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers, St. Joseph, Michigan

Citation:  Sixth International Dairy Housing Conference Proceeding, 16-18 June 2007, (Minneapolis, Minnesota) (Electronic Only)  701P0507e.(doi:10.13031/2013.22793)
Authors:   John T Tyson
Keywords:   Cooling, Heat Stress, Heat Abatement, Facilities, Dairy, Ventilation, Tunnel Ventilation, Evaporative Cooling

A common problem in dairy housing facilities is providing the necessary heat abatement during the hot summer months. Without the use of some type of heat abatement the Pennsylvania dairy industry alone would stand to loss as much as $74 million per year.

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