April 24, 2017
REMINGTON, INDIANA; April 24, 2017 – Summit Livestock Facilities recently hosted media and guests at a Rose Acre Farms cage-free facility under construction in Pulaski County, Ind. Opening the event, Summit Livestock unveiled a new video explaining some of the many new, cutting-edge innovations that are changing how cage-free layer houses can be built. Leaders from both companies...
February 8, 2017
Summit Livestock Facilities Announces Acquisition of Heartland Builders: Expands Service Area and Expertise in Livestock Facility Construction
REMINGTON, INDIANA; February 8, 2017 – Summit Livestock Facilities, LLC announces the acquisition of Heartland Builders Company based in Columbus, Nebraska. The acquisition will provide a stronger presence in the Northern Midwest, combining Heartland Builders’ reputation for quality construction in the area with Summit Livestock Facilities’ expertise and innovation in protein...
February 6, 2017
Summit Livestock Facilities introduces Wrap-the-Equipment™: game-changing construction innovations in cage-free egg production
Summit Livestock Facilities, LLC has introduced Wrap-the-Equipment™, a patent-pending facility and construction design approach that is positioned to revolutionize the future of cage-free egg production.
Retail and consumer demand for cage-free eggs is at an all-time high. Within the next ten years, it is estimated that 70-percent of all eggs sold will be from cage-free facilities....
November 7, 2016
Hydrogen sulfide can spike quickly and without warning during pit pumping. As producers, it’s important that you keep in mind best practices for agitation and ventilation. During agitation, deadly gasses are possible. People should never enter a building or facility while agitation is occurring. Consider using yellow caution tape to mark barn entrances and alter everyone that manure...
August 23, 2016
Bruce Nielsen of Winner, South Dakota compares the difference of feeding cattle indoors vs outdoors and how his feed efficiency has stayed at a steady rate since building a Summit monoslope.