Farm Table says:
This fact sheet produced for Dairy Australia will help dairy farmers calculate their water requirements for:
- Stock drinking water
- Dairy shed washdown and equipment cleaning
- Incidental water use
The key sections include:
- Why assess your farm water needs?
- How much water do you use? (for Stock drinking water, dairy shed and additional requirements)
- Where does the water come from? Rain, Bore, Townwater, waterways or Field run Off?
In conclusion, seasonal conditions vary every year. To manage a dairy operation effectively it is important to understand your water requirements.