Two systems can be
followed during the shed construction of dairy farm
This type of house should be built considering 100 square feet space for each
animal and 20 square feet for calf and other young animals.
Follow the instructions mentioned below:
An ideal dairy farm should have several types of houses
A guideline is given here about the required space per adult
should be extended in right or left side considering the same manner.
This room should be of 120-160 square feet and have adequate
This room should be construct to facilitate 5-20 calves
considering that each calf require 20 square feet space
In case of improved management, calves can be classified into
Below 6 months (20 sq.ft space for each)
6-12 months (30 sq.ft space for each)
Above 1 year (50-60 sq.ft space for each)
Separate room can be built for each calf.
However, there should always be enough feed and clean water in
An adult bull requires 150 square feet space (15 feet long and
It should be located far away from other animal shed. The
the house will be 120-150 sqare feet.
After bringing a new animal from outside the shed it should be
kept in a
separate house for minimum 7 days to test whether it is affected with any disease or
This house should be located from far away from other animals
near the entrance of the farm
The house will be 120-150 sq. ft.