NEWS
Machinery Chatter
Dan Miller Progressive Farmer Senior Editor
Tue Dec 16, 2014 12:43 PM CST

DTN/The Progressive Farmer has published many pieces about farm shops. The imagination and innovation that goes into these buildings is impressive. Many designs spring from scraps of paper, even napkins in the months and years before these ideas become formal blueprints and finished buildings.

The modern shop is a key asset on any commercial operation. Here we've compiled a list of design and infrastructure ideas worthy of consideration if you are dreaming about your new shop space.

Bright idea: White steel walls and light gray floor reflect light produced by 35 sets of T5 high-output fluorescent, high bay lighting in ...

Quick View
  • Xtend Moves Forward USDA has issued its final environmental impact statement recommending full deregulation of Monsan...
  • Land Market What could the next year hold for land values?
  • No Agreement on Tax Extenders White House spokesman Josh Earnest on Monday said in his daily briefing that the White House woul...
  • Senior Partners - 4 At-your-service consultants help you walk through estate planning from start to finish.
  • Dow's Gutsy Decision Dow's decision to launch Enlist offers some hand-selected growers a chance to test drive new tech...
  • Congress Reaches Funding Deal The overall Agriculture Department and related agencies bill would cost $20.5 billion for fiscal ...
  • Need To Bee Accurate A news story had the wires buzzing Tuesday afternoon after a report that EPA was set to restrict ...
  • Kub's Den The Dakotas lost more than $130 million in grain revenue during the 2013-14 marketing year compar...
  • Ask the Vet What can I do to improve udder quality in my herd?
Related News Stories
Minnesota Cold
Russian Economic Sanctions
Used Equipment Prices to Fall?
No Agreement on Tax Extenders
A Christmas List
Deere: Sharp Decline in Equipment Sales
A Machine Shed's Second Life
The Need for Speed
Another Headwind for Drones