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I am new to cattle farming and want to start up my own. What will be the estimated cost of setting up 50 cows at spot, also what will type of machinery I will have to buy to perform daily job in the farm.
 

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Do u use milking machine ? Milk cooler, packing machine and so on. Just like to have more and more idea.

Also, what budgeting can i expect to startup farming.
 

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Thanks you for quick response. I want to keep dairy cattle for milk production ... Need help if someone in this group is have dairy farm
 

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Are you wanting to start a dairy or just need operation? Also do you have the livestock already or will you be purchasing that as we'll? Where are you located?
 

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50 cow dairy wouldnt break even here but MAY do in your area depending on your climate and the amount of land /quality of pasture you have available .You will have to suplementry feed to some extent at a minimum you will need FEL tractor ,grain silo .milking shed & yards vet crush milking machine milk vats, wash downetc.your location will make a differance to what you need
 

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You'll need a tractor with loader and bale tongs, hay swather, baler, a truck or wagon to move hay, at least a 3/4 ton truck
 
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