Monthly Archives: June 2008

Better Milk Production

Bob Hatfield of Burrod Farm in Lansing, NY, milks 45 registered Holstein cows. Bob (shown here with grandson Clayton and Patz Dealer Doug Benson) recently traded in his old tumble mixer for a 200 cu. ft. Patz Model 400 Stationary … Continue reading

Fast mixing: saves time and fuel!

“I save one hour per day feeding with my Patz Vertical Mixer,” states Bill Jernstadt, adding “The shorter mixing time helps save fuel, too.” Bill currently milks 250 cows at Jernstadt Dairy in Big Rapids, MI. He also has 200 … Continue reading

A Great TMR For Ewe(s), Too!

In January 2007, James R. Leach of Martville, NY, built a new 66’ x 120’ barn to house 300 head of Friesian ewes to produce hot house lambs. He has plans to build a milking parlor later this year and … Continue reading