Portable Milking Machine
Our portable milking machine is the only U.S.-made portable unit on the market. It's powered by either a 3-hp. Briggs & Stratton gas engine or an electric motor. It's set up to milk two cows at a time with a single 30-liter (65-lb.) stainless steel bucket. The unit milks at a rate of 10 to 12 cows per hour and is designed for small herds of 10 animals or less. It's equipped with a small vacuum pump that works the same as an in-line system. In addition to dairy cows, we've had tremendous interest from goat raisers. The electric-powered model sells for $1,206. The gas-powered rig sells for $1,486. (Craig Amid, Coburn Co., 834 E. Milwaukee St., Whitewater, Wis. 53190)
Click here to download page story appeared in.
Click here to read entire issue
To read the rest of this story, download this issue below or click here
to register with your account number.