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    Heated Box Stall Water For corner installations in box stalls.

  • Mineral Feeder

    Your time is too valuable to spend it- "messin' with a mineral feeder"
    You've experienced it all - rotating feeders that don't quite rotate, welded legs that come unwelded, rubber flaps that disintegrate with little use, frozen bearings and feeders frozen in the ground. Our Brower - tuff mineral feeder is easily moved from pasture to pasture. Our mineral feeder is easily used by animals, protects feed & mineral and protects your time. Most any animal is attracted to this feeder and readily learns to use it. No training is necessary.
    NO EXPOSED SHEET METAL, STEEL LATTICEWORK OR STRAPS FOR YOUR ANIMALS TO GET CAUGHT ON. Solid bottom. Cheap imitations leave an exposed cavity (and leave a hole in your pocketbook).
    Molding process engineered to permit extra material to flow into center post for extra strength. Post has a 6 inch (15.2 cm) diameter base and is further supported by three partitions. Four notched flanges for easy anchoring.
    Heavy-duty 41 inch (104.1 cm) diameter flap protected by rubber disk. Before you purchase any other feeder, ask experienced users how well competitors' flaps hold up compared with Brower's flaps.
    Link pin allows flap to ride up when lifted by animal; this permits "give" and extends life of flap and feeder.
    High density polyethylene. Hindered amine light stabilizer, the most effective ultraviolet inhibitor.
    Holds three 50 lb. (22.7 kg) salt or mineral blocks. Can accommodate larger blocks up to 12 inches (30.5 cm) square. Also holds 200 lbs. (90.0 kg) of loose supplement level-full.

    WHY YOU WANT TO PURCHASE OUR MINERAL FEEDER AND NOT PURCHASE ANY MINERAL FEEDER ON A PEDESTAL OR OTHERWISE ELEVATED.
    1. Cows eating with their heads in the downward "natural grazing position" produced 17% more saliva than those eating from an elevated surface. Additional salivation had a direct positive influence on the efficiency of rumen function. Overall digestion was significantly enhanced.
    -From a Study by: McFarlane, I.S. 1972. Bovine behavior patterns. Livestock Breeder Journal. December, 15 (no. 12): 6.
    2. Milking cows were observed for the occurrence of feed-tossing behavior. About 10% of the cows engaged in this excessive sorting and throwing of feed. As a result of feed tossing over their backs and along their sides, feed wastage for these cows ranged up to 10 percent. When given the choice of eating from an elevated (28 cm - 11 inches) bunk versus one at ground level, the cows chose the lower level and feed tossing was not observed. The authors of this study concluded that feed sorting and throwing is an engineering problem. The solution is designing equipment which permits cattle to feed "in the natural, head-down, grazing-like position."
    -From a study by: Albright. J.L. and W.R. Stricklin, 1989. Recent developments in the provision for cattle welfare. In: C.J.C. Phillips (Ed.) New Techniques in Cattle Production. pp 149-161. Butterworths, London.

    -minimal maintenance
    -weather resistant
    -cannot tip
    -three compartments
    -the most effective ultraviolet inhibitors
    -easy anchor notches
    -economically priced
    -economical to maintain

    SPECIFICATIONS

    Model No. Approx. Capacity Overall Diameter Hopper Diameter Eating Height Overall Height Shipping Weight
    Animals Mineral/Feed
    LMF10 40 head 150 lbs. 41 Top 33" 11" 17.3" 60 lbs.


    (68.2 kg) (104.1 cm) (83.8 cm) (27.9 cm) (43.9 cm) (27.2 kg)


    200 lbs.
    Bottom 35"




    (90.9 kg)
    (88.9 cm)


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Outdoor Hog Feeder

Our capacity outdoor hog feeders have a unique design in use since 1985.  This design really does minimize feed waste.  Animals turn a multi-spoke wheel in the bottom of the round feed trough.  A feed sweep, located inside the bottom of the hopper and attached to the feed wheel, sweeps feed past the cone and out of the hopper.  Bump bars, located inside the hopper, agitate the feed to keep it moving.  Feed falls through the center hole into the trough, where the feed wheel dispenses it to the hogs.  Feed stops flowing when hogs stop moving the feed wheel, thus reducing waste.

Note that there are no doors which can be a maintenance item.  Water from rain or snow will NOT wick up into the feed hopper.  With rain or snow, there may be some feed in the trough which will get wet but this feed will be quickly consumed.

Feeders should be positioned on relatively flat terrain.  This feeder is not recommended for pigs smaller than about 40 lbs.

The trough assembly and the feed adjustment mechanism are the same for all three capacities.  Our 40 bushel feeder has one hopper ring.  We add one more ring for our 60 bushel capacity feeder.  Our 80 bushel feeder has three hopper rings.

Capacity Feeder Specifications

Model No.

Approximate Capacity

Height w/Cover

Height w/o Cover

Hopper Diameter

Trought Diameter

Trought Depth

Trough Opening Edge of Trought to Hopper

Shipping Wieght

Feed

Hogs

WF40

40 Bu.

60

63"

56"

56"

55"

5"

10"

400 lbs

WF60

60 Bu.

60

80"

74"

56"

55"

5"

10"

438 lbs

WF80

80 Bu.

60

97"

91"

56"

55"

5"

10"

476 lbs

WF2060

Kit to Convert WF40 to WF60 or WF60 to WF80

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