Broiler Farm Water Usage and Pipe Sizing Rules of Thumb

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Date: 
2007
Volume: 
19
Number: 
6
Tip Category: 
Evaporative cooling
Water

Total peak house water usage can be determined by adding together the maximum potential water usage of the pad system, interior fogging nozzles and the birds.

Total Peak House Water Usage = Pads + Fogging Nozzles + Birds

Total farm peak water usage can then be determined by simply adding together the total peak house water usage of all the houses on the farm.

Total Peak Farm Water Usage = Total Peak House Water Usage X Number of Houses