Care and Treatment of Livestock After a Hurricane

Care and Treatment of Livestock After a Hurricane

by Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service
     
 
Hurricanes can put livestock in immediate danger of drowning from flooding caused by heavy rains or storm surges in low-lying areas. In addition, flying debris or collapsing buildings can injure animals. These recommendations are just a partial list of actions that livestock owners should be aware of in a post-hurricane event and do not cover several species-specific

Overview

Hurricanes can put livestock in immediate danger of drowning from flooding caused by heavy rains or storm surges in low-lying areas. In addition, flying debris or collapsing buildings can injure animals. These recommendations are just a partial list of actions that livestock owners should be aware of in a post-hurricane event and do not cover several species-specific concerns.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2940033159055
Publisher:
Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service
Publication date:
04/10/2012
Sold by:
Smashwords
Format:
NOOK Book
Sales rank:
732,392
File size:
62 KB

Meet the Author

Texas Extension Disaster Education Network (EDEN) is a collaborative educational network dedicated to educating citizens about disaster mitigation, preparedness, response and recovery. Texas EDEN is a part of the Texas AgriLife Extension Service and is affiliated with National Extension Disaster Education Network.This site is intended to accommodate Texas AgriLife Extension agents and all Texas citizens by sharing education resources to reduce the impact of natural and man-made disasters for individuals, families and communities.The primary goals of Texas EDEN are to:1. Provide credible and reliable information relating to disaster preparedness and recovery for individuals, families, and urban and/or rural communities.2. Reduce the impact associated with disaster by disseminating educational materials related to disaster mitigation, preparedness and recovery.For more information, please contact us.

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