A low-cost, versatile bedded hoop barn for feeding cattle may help alleviate runoff and other environmental problems associated with open beef cattle feedlots while maintaining animal performance.
Are hoop barns an option for raising beef cattle?
A barn was constructed and cattle performance in this environment is being monitored.
Mark S. Honeyman
Year of Grant Completion
Honeyman, Mark S., "Beef cattle feeding in deep-bedded hoop barns" (2006). Leopold Center Completed Grant Reports. 252.