Electric tub grinder gives Martin Animal Bedding added safety and fuel cost savings.

064by Jon M. Casey

When it comes to “finding a need and filling it,” Martin Animal Bedding of Goshen, IN has done just that. By diverting post-manufacturing wood waste materials generated by Elkhart County RV and mobile home manufacturers from local landfills, Martin Animal Bedding turns the wood waste into highly desirable animal bedding material for hundreds of dairy and livestock producers in northwestern Indiana. More importantly, owner Kevin Martin, found a way to improve productivity when he recently acquired a Morbark 1600 electric tub grinder. It not only turns the wood waste into clean, premium animal bedding in one pass, but also does the job without the emissions and fuel costs associated with similar diesel-powered units. [Read more…]