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Once you have the opportunity to see the superior feed grown in this machine along withthe cost savings analysis, you will understand exactly why you need this machine and the benefits it'll bring to your livestock operation!  For example, with a 100 head dairy cow herd, this machine will pay for itself in 381 days and save you over $30,000 a year every year thereafter!  See all that this machine has to offer you below!

Own it for less than $850 per month!

Click Here to apply for financing.

AFS 172 fodder sprouter
AFS 172



You've got more than a few animal mouths to feed and you desire to give them high nutrition that doesn't empty your wallet!  It's time for you to meet the AFS 172!  This big guy will feed up to 63 large animals every day.  If you've got dairy goats, you're looking at fresh grass for up to 189 goats per day!



The chart below shows you the different growing options for our AFS 172.  


Grain Seeded          Grass Mats              #Grass                            Cost For Grain

   Every Day             Produced               Produced                     + $2 power daily


           126#                         63                           1040#                              $37.28

        108#                         54                            891#                                $32.24

         90#                          45                            742.5#                             $25.20

         72#                           36                           594#                                $22.16

         54#                           27                           445.5#                             $15.12

         36#                           18                            297#                                $12.08

         18#                             9                            148.5#                             $7.04


*These figures are based on an average 16.5# grass mat.  Our mats average between 15-18#.  Recommended seeding is 6# of grain per tray.  Barley prices are configured using a current national market price of $0.28 per pound.

The chart below shows you the maximum number of different kinds of animals you can feed with this machine.


                                                                                     Grass Mats                                               Maximum

                                                               Per Day                                                Number Fed



Finishing Steer                                 1 1/2                                                          42


Dairy Cow                                              2                                                              31


Dairy Goat                                            1/3                                                          189


Ewe & Lamb pair                               1/4                                                         252


Horse                                                        1                                                              63

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*For more specific information, including animal specific nutrition information, please see each individual animal page.

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Dimensions and Pricing

The dimensions for our AFS 172 are as follows:

  24 feet long x 11 feet 3 inches wide x 9 feet tall



The AFS 172 does not come with the option of a trailer.  call or email for pricing. Own it for less than $850 per month! Click Here to apply for financing.



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