Agriculture Online - Buildings & Bins http://www.agriculture.com/machinery/buildings-and-bins Farm buildings & bins news and updates. Find articles on farm buildings, grain bins, construction, maintenance, building materials, new products, and more. Get farm buildings and bins information from experts and other farmers. en-us Copyright Successful Farming Friday Apr 18 11:47:04 EDT 2014 Agriculture.com http://www.agriculture.com/images/ag-logo-150x30.gif http://www.agriculture.com 150 30 http://www.agriculture.com/rss 30 Beautiful Barns http://www.agriculture.com/machinery/buildings-and-bins/beautiful-barns_221-sl41548 A collection of barn photos from the 2013 Farm Beautiful Contest. Monday Feb 03 10:52:39 EST 2014 http://www.agriculture.com/machinery/buildings-and-bins/beautiful-barns_221-sl41548 Small grain dryer http://www.agriculture.com/media-center/photos/farm-machinery/small-grain-dryer_221-34766 MINIDRY is a small grain dryer. We produce also, seed cleaners, grain cleaners, rice mills, oil seed plants, rice dryer, corn dryer, silos Thursday Oct 24 08:24:57 EDT 2013 http://www.agriculture.com/media-center/photos/farm-machinery/small-grain-dryer_221-34766 BARN AGAIN!: Before and after http://www.agriculture.com/machinery/buildings-and-bins/storage/barn-again-befe-after_223-ar28908 A 25-year-old barn-saving program looks at farmer successes. Monday Jan 14 11:50:05 EST 2013 http://www.agriculture.com/machinery/buildings-and-bins/storage/barn-again-befe-after_223-ar28908 Get BARN AGAIN! with these resources http://www.agriculture.com/machinery/buildings-and-bins/get-barn-again-with-se-resources_221-ar28729 Check out this wealth of information to get your classic barn back to work on the farm! Tuesday Jan 08 13:25:28 EST 2013 http://www.agriculture.com/machinery/buildings-and-bins/get-barn-again-with-se-resources_221-ar28729 12 Ideas for Barns and Buildings http://www.agriculture.com/machinery/buildings-and-bins/12-ideas-f-barns-buildings_221-sl28598 Check out these clever tips to make life on the farm a bit easier (text by Dave Mowitz) Friday Jan 04 14:02:08 EST 2013 http://www.agriculture.com/machinery/buildings-and-bins/12-ideas-f-barns-buildings_221-sl28598 Old barn still having heyday http://www.agriculture.com/machinery/buildings-and-bins/storage/old-barn-still-having-heyday_223-sl26570 Thursday Sep 27 17:22:45 EDT 2012 http://www.agriculture.com/machinery/buildings-and-bins/storage/old-barn-still-having-heyday_223-sl26570 Up-to-date barns http://www.agriculture.com/machinery/buildings-and-bins/uptodate-barns_221-ar15399 Here are 3 ways to check your barn for safety. Wednesday Mar 16 10:06:17 EDT 2011 http://www.agriculture.com/machinery/buildings-and-bins/uptodate-barns_221-ar15399 Size matters: Farm buildings growing in size, number of functions http://www.agriculture.com/machinery/buildings-and-bins/size-matters-farm-buildings-growing-in_221-ar6803 Monday Jul 12 00:00:00 EDT 2010 http://www.agriculture.com/machinery/buildings-and-bins/size-matters-farm-buildings-growing-in_221-ar6803 Shop building helps farmer kill two birds with one stone http://www.agriculture.com/machinery/buildings-and-bins/steel-buildings/shop-building-helps-farmer-kill-two_222-ar6752 Tom Guetterman had a problem. He needed a building to store grain during harvest and house his tractors and other equipment for the rest of the year. Friday Jul 09 00:00:00 EDT 2010 http://www.agriculture.com/machinery/buildings-and-bins/steel-buildings/shop-building-helps-farmer-kill-two_222-ar6752 Hanging on high in the Rockies http://www.agriculture.com/machinery/buildings-and-bins/Hanging-on-high-in-the-Rockies_221-ar6523 When Andrew Hyde homesteaded in 1886 near Edwards, Colorado, he couldn't have imagined that the land he claimed would one day be worth $250,000 an acre. Today, the homestead, known as the Lazy Ranch, is fighting for survival as ski-related development swee Wednesday Jul 07 10:08:07 EDT 2010 http://www.agriculture.com/machinery/buildings-and-bins/Hanging-on-high-in-the-Rockies_221-ar6523 Way up north http://www.agriculture.com/machinery/buildings-and-bins/Way-up-north_221-ar6522 Bryce Streibel of Fessenden, North Dakota, says collapsing barns remind him of cattle falling to the ground at slaughter time - and he doesn't like the looks of either. "I didn't like slaughter time and I don't like to see those old barns come down," he sa Wednesday Jul 07 10:08:04 EDT 2010 http://www.agriculture.com/machinery/buildings-and-bins/Way-up-north_221-ar6522 Farmers and rancher win Recognition Awards http://www.agriculture.com/machinery/buildings-and-bins/Farmers-and-rancher-win-Recognition-Awards_221-ar6521 Wednesday Jul 07 10:08:01 EDT 2010 http://www.agriculture.com/machinery/buildings-and-bins/Farmers-and-rancher-win-Recognition-Awards_221-ar6521 Farmers win Recognition Awards http://www.agriculture.com/machinery/buildings-and-bins/Farmers-win-Recognition-Awards_221-ar6520 Shelley Place, Homer, Illinois In describing the connecting barns, Shelley says, "The barns were always filled with cattle and hay when I was growing up." Once again the barns are filled with livestock. The roof was supported by jacks as rotten top plates Wednesday Jul 07 10:08:00 EDT 2010 http://www.agriculture.com/machinery/buildings-and-bins/Farmers-win-Recognition-Awards_221-ar6520 A beacon light barn http://www.agriculture.com/machinery/buildings-and-bins/A-beacon-light-barn_221-ar6519 Leo Fitzpatrick of Beaverton, Michigan, can talk at length about the value of old barns and how much they mean to his family history. "The farm would not look the same without the barn that Grandpa built so long ago. It stands like a beacon light at the ce Wednesday Jul 07 10:07:59 EDT 2010 http://www.agriculture.com/machinery/buildings-and-bins/A-beacon-light-barn_221-ar6519 Farmers win Recognition Awards http://www.agriculture.com/machinery/buildings-and-bins/Farmers-win-Recognition-Awards_221-ar6518 Larry and Shirley Ellis, Lytton, Iowa When their 1918 barn was hit by a severe windstorm, the Ellises question was, "Do we restore it or build new?" Their answer was to replace half of the barn's foundation, all of the front siding, and repair trouble spot Wednesday Jul 07 10:07:57 EDT 2010 http://www.agriculture.com/machinery/buildings-and-bins/Farmers-win-Recognition-Awards_221-ar6518 Farmstead gets a new lease on life http://www.agriculture.com/machinery/buildings-and-bins/Farmstead-gets-a-new-lease-on-life_221-ar6517 The farmstead had fallen apart by the time Joe Rude and Wende Elliott arrived in 1999 to begin farming on a small piece of land in Story County, Iowa. The challenge before them was not unlike what the place's original homesteaders faced -- no real roof ove Wednesday Jul 07 10:07:56 EDT 2010 http://www.agriculture.com/machinery/buildings-and-bins/Farmstead-gets-a-new-lease-on-life_221-ar6517 Still straight and strong http://www.agriculture.com/machinery/buildings-and-bins/Still-straight-and-strong_221-ar6516 You can almost imagine Eugene Marshall's mind working, when in 1987 he looked out over his old barn, which had slowly but surely begun to return to the earth. "I'm a practical man, and that's an old barn. It's a landmark in the neighborhood, but I could pu Wednesday Jul 07 10:04:06 EDT 2010 http://www.agriculture.com/machinery/buildings-and-bins/Still-straight-and-strong_221-ar6516 Barn preservation programs http://www.agriculture.com/machinery/buildings-and-bins/Barn-preservation-programs_221-ar6515 Wednesday Jul 07 10:04:05 EDT 2010 http://www.agriculture.com/machinery/buildings-and-bins/Barn-preservation-programs_221-ar6515 New spaces for old places http://www.agriculture.com/machinery/buildings-and-bins/New-spaces-for-old-places_221-ar6514 Wednesday Jul 07 10:04:05 EDT 2010 http://www.agriculture.com/machinery/buildings-and-bins/New-spaces-for-old-places_221-ar6514 Putting on a good front http://www.agriculture.com/machinery/buildings-and-bins/Putting-on-a-good-front_221-ar6513 Wednesday Jul 07 10:04:04 EDT 2010 http://www.agriculture.com/machinery/buildings-and-bins/Putting-on-a-good-front_221-ar6513 Start with a good foundation http://www.agriculture.com/machinery/buildings-and-bins/Start-with-a-good-foundation_221-ar6512 It's a familiar scenario-an old barn foundation slowly sinks into the ground. Stones crumble away. Walls and roof begin to sag. The situation looks hopeless, the barn looks dangerous, and an otherwise useful building is abandoned. Wednesday Jul 07 10:04:02 EDT 2010 http://www.agriculture.com/machinery/buildings-and-bins/Start-with-a-good-foundation_221-ar6512 Financial help for barn preservation projects http://www.agriculture.com/machinery/buildings-and-bins/Financial-help-for-barn-preservation-projects_221-ar6511 The BARN AGAIN! program does not provide grants to private individuals to fix up their barns. It would be impossible for us to give grants for every barn in the country that needs to be rehabilitated! That’s why we developed BARN AGAIN! Using an older bu Wednesday Jul 07 10:04:01 EDT 2010 http://www.agriculture.com/machinery/buildings-and-bins/Financial-help-for-barn-preservation-projects_221-ar6511 Recommended reading http://www.agriculture.com/machinery/buildings-and-bins/Recommended-reading_221-ar6510 Mountains/Plains Regional Office National Trust for Historic Preservation Wednesday Jul 07 10:04:00 EDT 2010 http://www.agriculture.com/machinery/buildings-and-bins/Recommended-reading_221-ar6510 Nominate your barn http://www.agriculture.com/machinery/buildings-and-bins/Nominate-your-barn_221-ar6509 Have you fixed up your old barn recently or simply kept it in good repair over the years? Wednesday Jul 07 10:03:58 EDT 2010 http://www.agriculture.com/machinery/buildings-and-bins/Nominate-your-barn_221-ar6509 BARN AGAIN! http://www.agriculture.com/machinery/buildings-and-bins/barn-again_221-ar6508 Read useful articles from BARN AGAIN! Wednesday Jul 07 10:03:58 EDT 2010 http://www.agriculture.com/machinery/buildings-and-bins/barn-again_221-ar6508 About BARN AGAIN! http://www.agriculture.com/machinery/buildings-and-bins/About-BARN-AGAIN_221-ar6507 When the National Trust for Historic Preservation and Successful Farming magazine launched BARN AGAIN! in 1987, historic barns were considered doomed. Obsolete for modern farming needs and too expensive to maintain as family heirlooms, old barns appeared d Wednesday Jul 07 10:03:57 EDT 2010 http://www.agriculture.com/machinery/buildings-and-bins/About-BARN-AGAIN_221-ar6507 Still straight and strong http://www.agriculture.com/machinery/buildings-and-bins/Still-straight-and-strong_221-ar6502 You can almost imagine Eugene Marshall's mind working, when in 1987 he looked out over his old barn, which had slowly but surely begun to return to the earth. "I'm a practical man, and that's an old barn. It's a landmark in the neighborhood, but I could pu Tuesday Jul 06 18:23:14 EDT 2010 http://www.agriculture.com/machinery/buildings-and-bins/Still-straight-and-strong_221-ar6502 Barn preservation programs http://www.agriculture.com/machinery/buildings-and-bins/Barn-preservation-programs_221-ar6501 Tuesday Jul 06 18:23:13 EDT 2010 http://www.agriculture.com/machinery/buildings-and-bins/Barn-preservation-programs_221-ar6501 New spaces for old places http://www.agriculture.com/machinery/buildings-and-bins/New-spaces-for-old-places_221-ar6500 Tuesday Jul 06 18:23:12 EDT 2010 http://www.agriculture.com/machinery/buildings-and-bins/New-spaces-for-old-places_221-ar6500 Putting on a good front http://www.agriculture.com/machinery/buildings-and-bins/Putting-on-a-good-front_221-ar6499 Tuesday Jul 06 18:23:11 EDT 2010 http://www.agriculture.com/machinery/buildings-and-bins/Putting-on-a-good-front_221-ar6499