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Understanding energy consumption in swine facilities can help managers know how much energy is being used and how much should be used. Tools for calculating optimal energy use are included in the publication, as well as tips for what to do if usage is higher than the suggested goals.
Iowa State University Extension and Outreach
Bioresource and Agricultural Engineering | Energy Systems
Harmon, Jay D. and Schweitzer, Dana D., "Benchmarking Energy Usage for Swine Producers" (2016). Agricultural and Biosystems Engineering Extension and Outreach Publications. 7.