Cattle Guards: Different types and how to select what’s right for your project

Barn World has a large selection of cattle guards for all of your livestock guard needs.  They may be called by various names (Texas gates, animal guards, cattle grids, cow guards etc.) but they all are the same great idea.  Barn World has a cattle guard for every need.

Visit Cattle-Guards.com for a great informational cattle guard website.

Rated Cattle Guards

An HS20 and HS25 rated cattle guards are designed for highway use and certifed to meet the specifications needed for State and Federal requirements such as DOT, BLM, USFS, NP, and US Military installations. They will provide years of rugged service in commercial applications such as mining, forestry, agriculture, and petroleum production. They are also the product of choice for residential usage where city, county, or state regulations require the HS20 rating.Certified structural steel is used in the manufacture of all Barnworld HS20 rated Cattle Guards.

Standard Cattle Guards

Barn World also carries a less expensive option for private use such as washouts and driveways.  The Standard 6’and 8′ wide cattle guards are made of NEW 3″ Schedule 40 steel. All Flat Cattle Guards may be ordered with optional wings, integral box, or removable box.

The ATV cattle guards are unique in the industry. These cattle guards are suitable for all types of projects on private land. The standard boxed cattle guards are perfectly suited to construction sites, mine sites and oil field applications.

Spec Cattle Guards

Our 7.5′ and 8′ spec cattle guards meet current AASHTO load ratings and are suitable for all types of applications where a square pipe is desired including heavy duty logging roads. They may be ordered with optional wings or cleanout line.

All cattle guards may be fitted with plow strips that allow plows to cross over the guard with minimal interference and wear.

All cattle guards may be outfitted with a removable box for easier cleaning as an option.

Cattle Guard with a removable box

Barn World has a cattle guard to meet your needs. Please call us (720) 238-2190 with your questions and to obtain shipping quotes. We can also provide professional bid packages for large company, military, and government programs and carry a large selection for all of your livestock equipment needs.

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Mineral Feeders: Give your animals the nutrients they need

MINERAL FEEDERS AT BARN WORLD

Barn World carries a large selection of mineral feeders for all of your livestock.  Make sure your animals remain healthy with mineral feeders from Barn World

mineral feeders | lick feeders

Mineral Feeder Replacement Parts
280 Gal. Liquid Feeder Item #: SSLF280$359.55
  • Includes 2 lick wheels and mounting brackets
  • Will not rust, rot or corrode.
  • Domed to prevent cattle from standing on top.
  • Heavy rib construction reinforces top to withstand great weights.
  • Dura Life Lick Feeder Item #: SSLF280$359.55
    280 Gallon mineral feeder. Includes 2 lick wheels and mounting brackets.
    Dura Life Lick Feeder – Replacement Wheel Kit Item #: S175442$96.53
    24″ WHEEL KIT (includes 2 lick wheels and mounting brackets)
    Ground Style Mineral Feeder Dura Life Item #: S179218$183.00
  • Economical and effective for big cattle and even horned cattle.
  • The heaviest “Ground” Feeder available.
  • New thicker 41″ flap (3/8″) which is heavier!
  • Mineral feeder weighs 53 Lbs.
  • Mineral feeder is 15″ high and 38″ wide
  • Mineral feeder has 3 compartments that allow for 200 Lbs. of salt or mineral (loose or block)
  • Made of the highest quality of polyethelene
  • Upright Mineral Feeder Item #: S15493$254.36
  • Beveled hood opening is 28” x 24” – big cattle, even horned cattle, feed easily.
  • Low center of gravity for stability.
  • Top of tub is 23” from the ground so calves can gain easy access.
  • Aerodynamic hood and wind vane aids directional control.
  • Full 360° rotation protects expensive supplements from the elements.
  • The 48” x 48” tubular base frame is constructed of 2” 16 gauge, 50,000 psi steel tubing for strength and stability.
  • Handles only liquid insecticide.
  • 74 lbs.
  • Wire Salt Holder Item #: S-5$16.98
    Extra heavy 1/4″ steel. Vinyl coated.
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    Radiant Floor Heating with Crete Heat Panels

    Radiant Floor Heating from Barn World with the Crete-Heat System

    We have 2 easy to install Do-It-Yourself Hydronic Space Heating kits with 7kW and 11kW electric micro-heaters. The Radiant-Made-Simple system is designed specifically for installation in poured concrete basement and garage slabs that are well insulated below and around the outside edge of the slab. Use these hydronic heating kits to heat up to 900 or 1000-1800 square feet of single zone basement, garage, green house or home addition. Radiant-Made-Simple Radiant Heat Systems provide an energy efficient (approaching 99%) solution for concrete floor heating.

    CHOOSE YOUR RMS MODEL ACCORDING TO THE SPACE YOU WISH TO HEAT IN YOUR BASEMENT OR GARAGE, AND YOUR ELECTRICAL REQUIREMENTS

    Square FeetRMS Model

    Loops

    BTU/h

    350 to 600RMS-7

    2

    23890

    610 to 900RMS-7

    2

    23890

    910 to 1200RMS-11

    3

    37540

    1210 to 1500RMS-11

    4

    37540

    1510 to 1800RMS-11

    5

    37540

    ELECTRIC SERVICE REQUIREMENTS

    MODEL

    AC VOLTAGE

    HEATER AMPS

    BREAKER

    RMS-7

    220/240

    29

    40 AMPS

    RMS-11

    220/240

    46

    60 AMPS

    HAVE AN AREA LARGER THAN 1,800 SQUARE FEET?
    Areas larger than 1800 square feet should be subdivided and served with two or more RMS units sized for each area.

    EXAMPLE #1: A 2500 square foot basement could be treated as two 1250 square foot areas each served by one RMS-11 having 4 loops each.

    EXAMPLE #2: Two temperature zones are desired in the 2500 square foot basement, one 760 square foot zone could be served by one RMS-7 with 2 300 foot loops and the remaining 1760 square foot area served by one RMS-11 with 5 300 foot loops. (Thermal isolation is required)

    THE BASICS OF RADIANT

    300’ Loop Kit – PEX Radiant Floor Tubing Kit  
    PEX Oxygen barrier tubing installs with Radiant Heat system on 2” insulation foam board. This Radiant Made Simple Radiant Floor Tubing Kit works with Radiant Made simple Radiant Heat systems. Requires .92 gallons of RV antifreeze per 100 feet of tubing. 300′ X 1/2″ PEX Oxygen barrier tubing installs with Radiant Heat system on insulating foam board. Tube bends help make transition for tubing in concrete to the manifolds. Allow 1 linear foot of tubing for 1 square foot of space to be heated. Order 1 each 300’ Loop Kit per 300 square feet of space to be heated.
    Crete-Heat Insulated Floor Panel System – 1“ Black Bag  
    PRICE REDUCED !! – You cannot afford to install radiant floor heating without this product!

    Radiant Installation Simplified

    • Cuts radiant system install time by as much as 2/3
    • Designed to hold tube securely in place with wider fasteners
    • 2 sizes available for both new construction and retrofitting existing buildings
    • UV Protected Packaging for outdoor storage

    Ready For Concrete
    The Crete-HeatTM Insulated Floor Panel System, is an easily assembled modular board insulation, vapor barrier and radiant tube holding grid that allows for easy installation of hydronic radiant floor heating systems in basements, garages, main floor slab on grade and above grade installations where concrete or gyp-crete is normally used. For basements, a ‘light weight’ concrete (sand instead of pea gravel) maybe used in 1-1/2″ thickness. Uses 1/2″ tubing. Total thickness is 1-7/8″This Product is SOLD BY THE BAG – 12 PIECES PER BAG
    1″ Black Bag covers 96 Sq Ft. Determine your total square footage and divide by 96 for total BAGS needed.

    Crete-Heat Insulated Floor Panel System – 2“ Green Bag  
    PRICE REDUCED !! – You simply cannot afford to install radiant floor heating without this product!

    You certainly cannot afford the energy lost into the ground!

    • Cuts radiant system install time by as much as 2/3
    • Designed to hold tube securely in place with wider fasteners
    • 2 sizes available for both new construction and retrofitting existing buildings
    • UV Protected Packaging for outdoor storage

    Ready For Concrete
    The Crete-HeatTMInsulated Floor Panel System, is an easily assembled modular board insulation, vapor barrier and radiant tube holding grid that allows for simplied installation of hydronic radiant floor heating systems in basements, garages, main floor slab on grade and above grade installations where concrete or gypcrete is normally used.The Crete-HeatTM Insulated Floor Panel System is 2 7/8″ overall in thickness, with 2″ of solid EPS foam providing an R-10. The panel board size is 25″ x 49″ and the effective area is 24″ x 48″.
    Our retrofit or over grade panel provides 2 1/8″ overall in thickness, with 1″ of solid EPS foam providing and R-6 with a 23 dB sound reduction knob on the lower surface. Each interlocking panel covers up to 8 square feet with fasteners for 1/2″ and 5/8″ radiant tubing. A 10-mil polystyrene film provides the vapor barrier.

    This Product is SOLD BY THE BAG – 8 PIECES PER BAG
    EACH 2″ Green Bag covers 64 Sq Ft. Determine your total square footage and divide by 64 for total BAGS needed.

    RMS-11 – Radiant Made Simple Radiant Heat System – 11 kW, 37,540 BTU Electric Heater, 240 Volts A/C, 60 Amp.
    Radiant Made Simple Radiant Heat Systems provides an energy efficient, Do-It-Yourself solution, for heating a single zone: basements, garage, home additions, green house or remodeling projects. This 230V, 60 Amp product provides everything you need to install radiant floor heating. Efficiency approaches 99%.
    RMS-7 – Radiant Made Simple Radiant Heat System – 7 kW, 23,890 BTU Electric Heater, 240 Volts A/C, 40 Amp.  
    Radiant Made Simple Radiant Heat Systems provides an energy efficient, Do-It-Yourself solution, for heating a single zone: basements, garage, home additions, green house or remodeling projects. This 230V, 40 Amp product provides everything you need to install radiant floor heating. Efficiency approaches 99%.
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    Calf Warmer and calving pen from Barn World

    Now is the time to buy a calf warmer, calving pen and maternity pen.  This has been a brutally cold winter all across the country – where’s that global warming?  Calves are being born now.  Make sure you are ready with a calf warmer in proper working condition.
    Our calf warmers offer the best possible care for a newborn calf.  BarnWorld.com sells calf warmers made of long-lasting polyethylene for durability and easy cleaning. The calf warmer creates the perfect closed environment for a newborn during those first critical hours after birth. The heater, located in a separate enclosure at the rear of the calf warmer, uses a circulating fan and automatic shutoff thermostat to regulate air flow and keep vulnerable newborn calves warm. The inside of the calf warmer has enough room so the calf can either stand or lie down. The calf’s instinctive identity scent is not removed, so waiting mothers will reclaim their rejuvenated infants at once.
    BarnWorld.com also offers replacement heaters for calf warmers.  Make sure yours is in good working order or get one of our replacements before you really need it.  Don’t end up with your calves in the cab of your truck to keep warm.
    Now is also the time to think about getting a calving pen or maternity pen.  BarnWorld.com carries two types of calving pens to help you save calves from difficult heifers.  All sides of the square calving pen have an in-and-out swing gate and latch for easy access from any direction.  The circular maternity pen has a confinement pen and nursing panels on two sides.  You can get an optional self-catching headgate with either model.
    Be ready for calving season.  Order your calf warmers, calf warmer heaters, and calving pens now.  Call us for shipping quotes at 720-238-2190.

    has been a brutally cold winter all across the country and Mother Nature doesn’t care that it’s calf season. Now is the time to buy a calf warmer as your calves are being born now.  Make sure you are ready so your young ones are able to recover from the birthing process while out in the cold pasture.

    Our calf warmers offer the best possible care for a newborn calf.  They’re made of long-lasting polyethylene for durability and easy cleaning and create the perfect closed environment for a newborn during those first critical hours after birth.

    The heater, located in a separate enclosure at the rear of the calf warmer, uses a circulating fan and automatic shutoff thermostat to regulate air flow and keep vulnerable newborn calves warm. The inside has enough room so they can either stand or lie down. The calf’s instinctive identity scent is not removed, so waiting mothers will reclaim their rejuvenated infants at once.

    Calf Warmer
    Polyethylene Calf Warmer

    You can also but just the heaters because it needs a properly function heater to protect your animal. Make sure yours is in good working order or get an extra one to have on had in case you need another one quickly. Don’t end up trying to keep your newborns warm in the cab of your truck!

    Now is also the time to think about getting prepared with a calving pen or maternity pen. There are two types of calving pens to help you sort calves from difficult heifers. All sides of the square calving pen have an in-and-out swing gate and latch for easy access from any direction. The circular maternity pen has a confinement area that includes nursing panels on two sides. You can get an optional self-catching head-gate with either model to hold them safely.

    calving pen
    circular maternity calving pen

    Be ready for calving season and the supplies and equipment you need ahead of the season. Call BarnWorld.com for quotes that include shipping directly to your ranch at 720-238-2190.

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    Livestock Waterers from Barn World

    Barn World Post:  Livestock Waterers

    Livestock waterers are important for keeping your animals for health and weight gain.   Barn World has a wide selection oflivestock waters for all you animal waterer needs.

    BIGspring - ENERGY FREE WATERER - 60 Gallon with heat
    BIGspring – ENERGY FREE WATERER – 60 Gallon with heat

    The large 60 gallon Big Spring Waterer is a constant-flow watering system ideally suited for free-stall dairy operations and large feedlots. If you raise beef or dairy cows, the BIGspring model is perfect to fit your needs.

    LilSpring WATERER - Double-Sided 6 GAL (with heat in GREEN)
    LilSpring WATERER – Double-Sided 6 GAL (with heat in GREEN)

    Smaller waterers in the Lil Spring waterer models are ideal for small animals or groups of small animals — such as goats, llamas, ponies, horses, and many others. Lil’Spring models can accomodate multiple pens by installing them in a split-fence application.   We offer them as single or double sided waterer.

    MiraFount - ENERGY FREE WATERER - 4 HOLE Removable
    MiraFount – ENERGY FREE WATERER – 4 HOLE Removable

    Our Energy-Free Waterers:

    E-Founts are the most economical electric heat waterers available today. The E-Fount is equipped with a 50 watt heat element and thermostat. E-Founts only require 4 kilowatts of electricity during a week of -25 degree F temperatures. This model is ideally suited to operations with just a few animals drinking infrequently or if extreme cold weather conditions are persistent.

    We also offer the MiraFount models which are patterned after their first energy-free livestock watering systems, built more than 30 years ago. These small. medium and large capacity watering systems are ideal for beef operations, dairy herds and other livestock.

    Hog and Pig Waterers
    Hog and Pig Waterers

    Hog Waterers

    We also have utility Hog Waterers in 80 and 35 gallon sizes.  The hog waterer is:

  • Made of 100% non-porous polyethylene – will not rust, rot or corrode.
  • Confinement pen acids have no effect – waterers last and last.
  • Quick and easy cleaning – no pans or shields to remove from drinker trough.
  • Big hogs drink with ease from 18” wide x 17” high x 9 fl” deep drinkers.
  • Trough height from floor is 6”, so little pigs drink easily.
  • No cracks, corners or crevices to collect sediment or bacteria.
  • Each drinker has a drain plug, so washing and flushing is fast, simple and complete.
  • One dependable float and valve handles both drinkers.
  • Heavy steel-plated chew guard protects trough lip.
  • Gallon capacity calibrations molded into tank wall.
  • Float and valve completely protected from hogs.
  • Remember to keep your animals healthy with a animal waterer from Barn World.  Visit BarnWorld.com for all your livestock equipment needs.

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