Evaluation of materials for livestock shades applicable to other open-type structures
T. E. Bond, ARS
C. F. Kelly, University of California
W. N. Garrett, University of California
LeRoy Hahn, ARS
California Agriculture 15(7):7-8. DOI: 10.3733/ca.v015n07p7.
Abstract Not Available – First paragraph follows:
In animal environment investigations in the Imperial Valley the most economical means of reducing the heat stress of farm livestock during the summer months was provided by shades.
T. E. Bond is Agricultural Engineer, U. S. Department of Agriculture, ARS, Davis. C. F. Kelly is Professor of Agricultural Engineering, University of California, Davis. W. N. Garrett is Assistant Animal Husbandman, Imperial Valley Field Station, University of California. LeRoy Hahn is Agricultural Engineer, U. S. Department of Agriculture, ARS, Davis.
The above progress report is based on Research Project No. 1358.