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The Typical Layout of Dairy Farm in China

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:10.13031/2013.22816)
Authors:   Sam SHI
Keywords:   Key words: Dairy farm, farmstead plan, China, facilities, layout

Abstract: Modern Chinese dairy farms are designed around a series of modules consisting of Animal barns, milking parlor, feed storage and manure storage. Specific criteria are used to position these modules relative to each other and the main road. Cultural beliefs play a role in establishing some of the specific criteria.

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