HOW MANY ACRES OF LAND IS AGRITOM EQUAL AS FORAGE PRODUCTION?
Agritom XL unit covers an 18m2 of place. With its equipments and needed space to open the doors at the total you may need a maximum of 40m2.
This unit produce 150 – 200t tons/year fresh green barley grass feed. You can easily calculate now how much land you may need to produce this amount of feed in your conditions.
Please inform us if you can find any number near to 40 acres. It is usually over 40 acres for an XL unit.
HOW MUCH TIME IS NEEDED FOR AGRITOM TO GAIN ITS INVESTMENT?
WHAT IS THE LABOUR COST OF AGRITOM?
The labour costs of Agritom varies according to its capacity. As an example: An Agritom XL unit needs 30 minutes to 1 hours of one person in turn it produce 150-200 tons/year fresh feed.
WHAT IS THE POWER CONSUMPTION OF AGRITOM?
The power consumptions of Agritom varies according to its capacity, the climate at its installed location and the seasonal challenges.
As an example: An Agritom XL Hydroponic Fodder Unit consumes an average of 800 to 1.200kW of electricity in turn it produce 150-200 tons/year fresh feed. Agritom systems needs constant and continous electrical supply. Farms which may have problem with electrical supply may refer to use a proper electrical generator according to system power to supply electricity incase of electrical cuts.
WHAT ARE THE ECONOMICAL BENEFITS OF AGRITOM?
You can economize your feed costs effectively by using Agritom in your farm because: You can DAILY grow your own nutritious, fresh green feed in most economical way.
You don’t need to hire or buy land for pasture. You don’t need to keep all of your land for pasture. You can grow different products in this land.
No more fuel costs to spend for pasture. No more cutting works or its maintenance. No more heavy irrigation need.
No more hoping for rain or otherwise. Economize your labour costs. For a production of 400-500 kg./day in daily basis, (150-200 tons/year) the system needs a work load of 30 minutes to 1 hours of one person.
You will have more healthy animals with strong immune systems which also means lower veterinary costs.
As the system works in daily basis you don’t need big areas to make depot for the outlet of the system.
It increases your resistance to fluctuations in feed prices.
DO I NEED TO USE ANY ADDITIVES IN THE SPROUTING PROCESS OF AGRITOM HYDROPONIC FODDER SYSTEM?
WHAT ARE THE EFFECTS OF AGRITOM SYSTEMS ON VETERINARY COSTS?
As a result of its positive effects on the immune system there are a decrease at animal diseases. Relatively the veterinary expenses decrease the herd health increases.
WHAT IS THE EFFECT OF AGRITOM ON THE IMMUNE SYSTEM OF ANIMALS?
It strengthen the immune system of the animals owing to its rich value of vitamins, enzymes and beta-carotene which is a rarely found form of vitamin A.
As it is in living sprout category its amount also its quality of vitamins and enzymes can not be compared with any other cut or stored fodder.
DOES AGRITOM FRESH FODDER UNITS MAKES ANY EFFECT ON FERTILITY RATES?
Yes. It has a positive effect. Owing to it beta-carotene value it increases the fertility rates of the herd.
WHAT ARE THE EFFECTS OF AGRITOM ON ANIMAL HEALTH?
It has a high digestibility at the animal’s metabolism which also regulate its related functions.
In addition, as it has a living sprout feature it contains high amount of beta-carotene which serves to strengthen the immune system and minimize animal diseases in continuous use. Increases the fertility rates of the herd.
MAY I USE AGRITOM HYDROPONIC FODDER MACHINE IN MY ORGANIC FARM?
WHAT SHOULD THE AGRITOM USER PROVIDE FOR A STEADY AND CONTINUOUS PRODUCTION?
- User should feed the system with constant and continuous filtered water at 2-4bar pressure.
- User should feed the system with constant and continuous electrical supply. Electrical supply should be made from a phase protected line. Farms which may have problem with electrical supply may refer to use a proper electrical generator according to system power to supply electricity incase of electrical cuts.
- User should cover the system with a shed against the wind and rain.
- User should provide 1 personal as a responsible of the system
WHAT ARE THE PROTEIN AND ENERGY CONTENTS OF AGRITOM FEED?
There are 18-22 % of protein in hydroponic fresh barley fodder.
The energy content has a value of 2700 – 2900 kcal/kg at DM.
You can download the pdf file to see the total nutrient analyze of hydroponic fresh barley fodder.
MY FARM IS NOT IN AUSTRALIA. HOW CAN I BUY AN AGRITOM FODDER UNIT?
We are working worldwide.
You can contact us to see if we have any agency in your country.
I HAVE A LAND. WHY SHALL I BUY AGRITOM FRESH FODDER UNIT?
Agritom needs a very small amount of place to be installed.
Agritom XL hydroponic fodder units covers 18m2 of place. This unit grows 150 – 200 tons of fresh fodder in a year. To grow the same amount of corn silage you may need 40 – 50 acres of irrigable land.
I HAVE A POULTRY FARM. WHY SHALL I BUY AGRITOM FODDER MACHINE?
I HAVE A LIVESTOCK. WHY SHALL I BUY AGRITOM HYDROPONIC FODDER SYSTEM?
- You can grow daily on your own a nutrient full, low cost, fresh green fodder.
- Eliminates the need of land which means than you don’t have to buy or rent a land no more.
- Eliminates the need of fuel as well its cost.
- Eliminates the need of huge volumes of water. It saves the water.
- Minimizes the labour costs. With a work load of 30 minutes to 1 hours of a man you can grow 400-500 kg/day. (150-200 tons/year)
- Uses of the system provides stronger immune system on animals which also means more healthy herd.
- Increases your resistance to fluctuations in feed prices.
WHAT IS THE INVESTMENT COST OF AGRITOM HYDROPONIC FODDER SYSTEMS?
The investment costs of our systems vary according to their capacities. Please contact us to specify a capacity.