Horse Facilities Handbook

This book contains planning and construction facts for both obvious and subtle, yet important, design aspects of equine housing, exercising and care facilities.
Horse Facilities Handbook - Guides and Publications
Pages: 230
Ships in: 1 - 2 Business days
Language: English


This 230-page book has a wealth of construction detail and discussions of interest to equine enthusiasts and professionals who are developing new or remodeled horse facilities. Information includes site selection, stable designs and layouts as well as less glamorous, but just as important, topics such as manure handling, fly control and driveways for ease of horse trailer and delivery truck access. Stable managers and owners boarding their horse can make informed decisions on care related to ventilation, air quality, fire safety, and pastures, paddocks and training facilities. The book is authored by agricultural engineering and animal scientist Extension professionals from eastern and mid-western USA.



Air quality in indoor agriculture (barns, poultry houses) Heating and Ventilation system design, principles and practice Horse facility engineering (stables, riding arenas) Farm animal welfare Agricultural air emissions (gas, odor, particulates)

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