Milk machine.

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Milk machine.

Postby Petercoates87 » Tue May 10, 2016 4:38 pm

Hey guys I have seen small milk machines online for sale. Where is a good place to buy one.
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Re: Milk machine.

Postby millstreaminn » Mon May 16, 2016 9:04 am

Do you mean the actual milker or the vacuum pump? In my area, you can find both by putting out an ad. Lots of small dairys went out of business and some had the milking equipment left in the barn.
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Re: Milk machine.

Postby TexasBred » Mon May 16, 2016 1:30 pm

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Re: Milk machine.

Postby Son of Butch » Mon May 16, 2016 4:59 pm

Google search for your local Dairy Equipment suppliers.
As millstreaminm said, A lot of small dairy farmers have gone out of business and most had at least one milk bucket for milking fresh cows or treated cows. Sometimes you can get a good deal on used milker equipment at farm retirement
auctions. New dairy equipment costs and arm and a leg and used should only cost you a pinky toe or two.
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Re: Milk machine.

Postby Petercoates87 » Fri May 20, 2016 7:22 pm

Yeah I never thought bout that. I'm just looking for now I can manage to hand milk one but when her heifer has her calf I want a machine then.
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