Was wondering if you ever decided on a cattle building. I finally pulled the trigger on one. It is going to be a Legacy building, which is a gable roof covered in fabric. I am going through the…"
"What we do is for a new seeding is always plant into bean stubble, the nitrogen fixated by the beans help the oats and seeding get off to a good start.The alfalfa will of course also fix nitrogen, but I believe it's not until about 6 inches of…"
"I'm in southeast Iowa and if I had a chance at ground that has a CSR of 88 and the price was $5,000/acre I'd jump on that in a heartbeat. I just bought 30 bred heifers with an FSA loan and the paperwork is a nightmare but the savings on…"
"Well lets see here, I wanted to go to a school where there isn't a nickname for every student athlete at the county jail haha. That sounds like not a bad deal at all, I've been tossing that idea around in my head. Let me know what your…"
"I have a good friend that lives in Tipton. How can you live near IC and not be a Hawkeye? Just kidding. We do not slaughter on the farm There is a locker about 15 miles from us that we use. We are right now trying to…"
"I agree100% Joe. The durability and longevity on the covers are something to consider. Even if a hoop is cheaper right now, in 10 on 15 years to re-cover it might push that cost well over a mono. Keep me informed on what you do, cause I…"
"Thanks a bunch for your input air flow is definitely important, I've heard quotes that monoslopes are actually less to put up than hoops. The thing that really worries me about a hoop is I've seen the tarp get taken off a building …"
Was wondering if you ever decided on a cattle building. I finally pulled the trigger on one. It is going to be a Legacy building, which is a gable roof covered in fabric. I am going through the engineering on it right now so we can get to the Dept. of Ag. If you are interester I will put you in contact with the rep. They have an office in Belle Plain, IA.