Shelterbelt/Windbreak
Implementation on the Farm


Mechanically-Ventilated Site


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Mechanically-Ventilated Site

  • Shelterbelt can be 2-3 rows on north and south sides of facility, depending on plant species and need for visual barrier.
  • Distances shown for spacing are minimums. If airdam walls are not used at fan-end of buildings, distance to the first row of plants should be increased to a minimum of 75 feet.
  • Spacing between trees and shrubs within a row will be dependent on individual species.