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How To Raise Cattle: Everything You Need To Know
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How To Raise Cattle: Everything You Need To Know

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by Philip Hasheider
 

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A few head of cattle or a large herd, a small farm or vast ranch, dairy cows or beef: Whatever your circumstances or objective, if you want to raise cattle, this book tells you all you need to know. A primer for the new farmer and a refresher for the veteran, How to Raise Cattle guides readers through beef and dairy

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A few head of cattle or a large herd, a small farm or vast ranch, dairy cows or beef: Whatever your circumstances or objective, if you want to raise cattle, this book tells you all you need to know. A primer for the new farmer and a refresher for the veteran, How to Raise Cattle guides readers through beef and dairy operations from beginning to end--from choosing the right breed to providing proper feed and shelter, and from the concerns of health care to the finer points of breeding and marketing.

Clearly written and illustrated with helpful examples, the book covers beef and dairy enterprises large and small, conventional and organic. It will prove the essential resource for todays cattle farmer.

Editorial Reviews

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Midwest Book Review, July 2007

“Rural library holdings or college-level collections strong in agricultural sciences will find it a top primer introducing the topic.”

ANIMAL PEOPLE, animalpeoplenews.org, Oct. 29, 2007

“The utilitarian titles and the Future Farmers of America logo on the covers of How To Raise Chickens, How To Raise Cattle, and How To Raise Horses conceal and camouflage a wealth of indications inside about how profoundly animal advocacy is beginning to influence animal agriculture.”

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780760328026
Publisher:
Voyageur Press
Publication date:
03/15/2007
Edition description:
First
Pages:
192
Product dimensions:
8.25(w) x 10.63(h) x 0.50(d)

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From the Publisher
Midwest Book Review, July 2007

“Rural library holdings or college-level collections strong in agricultural sciences will find it a top primer introducing the topic.”

ANIMAL PEOPLE, animalpeoplenews.org, Oct. 29, 2007

“The utilitarian titles and the Future Farmers of America logo on the covers of How To Raise Chickens, How To Raise Cattle, and How To Raise Horses conceal and camouflage a wealth of indications inside about how profoundly animal advocacy is beginning to influence animal agriculture.”

Meet the Author

Philip Hasheider is a farmer and writer. He's the author of How to Raise Cattle and How to Raise Pigs. A former cheesemaker's assistant, he lives on a farm near Sauk City, Wisconsin.

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How to Raise Cattle: Everything You Need to Know 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
BMD78 More than 1 year ago
This book is very informative, thorough, and informative. It explains in great detail everything one would need to know about raising cattle..
Anonymous More than 1 year ago