Definition of rotary cowshed in English:

rotary cowshed


  • A milking shed in which cows are milked on a revolving platform.

    ‘he visited a dairy farmer with a new-fangled rotary cowshed’
    • ‘Under one percent of farmers were using rotary cowsheds in 1971.’
    • ‘The following factors should be considered before deciding on the size of rotary cowshed to erect.’
    • ‘We observed fast milking in a 44-bail rotary cowshed.’
    • ‘Farmers who built new rotary cowsheds considered that the cows settled down quite quickly.’
    • ‘New technology is being applied, with rotary cowsheds, electric fencing on the hills, and slow rotational grazing on the hills.’