Arrowquip provide a permanent stockyard solution that also delivers flexibility when it comes to installation - the unique clamping method that attaches each panel or gate to the posts can be simply unbolted to provide access or modify your design configuration if required. Arrowquip offers a complete service including on-farm consultations covering site analysis and stockyard design, manufacture and installation. Tailored design solutions that incorporate an understanding of livestock behavior is fundamental to the facilitation of stock flow, which ensures the yard delivers on safety, value and efficiency gains once installed.
Building new stockyards is a carefully planned and thought out process.
Site Selection Process
KEY FACTORS INCLUDE
1. Easy movement of stock from paddocks to yards
2. Suitable truck access
3. Incorporates existing infrastructure
4. Water access points
5. Adequate area available based on stock numbers
KEY FACTORS INCLUDE
1. To what extent can existing yards be incorporated in the new design?
2. Adequate cooler yards
3. Accommodate all key purposes for which the yards will be used
Every design takes into careful consideration:
• Yard size
• Working and holding capacities
• HR experience levels
• Productivity goals
• Cost saving and efficiency gains for key work areas including:
- Line & pound Drafting
- Crush/Handler work
Arrow Farmquip has the technology to develop a stockyard design which incorporates existing infrastructure (if required) and to mark all locations of the new plan including post holes and slab areas on the site itself.
Complete project management of the installation process is available covering the install of the yards and if necessary shade, dust suppression, water and feed toughs and Arrow Farmquip strongly recommends taking advantage of this service in the interests of cost saving and installation efficiencies.
To discuss your stockyard needs or arrange an on-farm design consultation call your local Arrowquip representative,
Leigh Colledge on 0439 007 916
or complete the form below to have him call you to discuss a time.