Storey's Guide to Raising Beef Cattle, 3rd Edition: Health, Handling, Breeding

Storey's Guide to Raising Beef Cattle, 3rd Edition: Health, Handling, Breeding

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by Heather Smith Thomas
     
 

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Whether you’re raising one cow or a herd, this comprehensive guide shows you everything you need to know to successfully manage your beef cattle operation. Heather Smith Thomas stresses the importance of understanding bovine behavior while covering breed selection, calving, feeding, housing, medical care, and humane slaughter practices. Along with in-depth…  See more details below

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Whether you’re raising one cow or a herd, this comprehensive guide shows you everything you need to know to successfully manage your beef cattle operation. Heather Smith Thomas stresses the importance of understanding bovine behavior while covering breed selection, calving, feeding, housing, medical care, and humane slaughter practices. Along with in-depth information on raising grass-fed animals and dealing with toxic pasture plants, you’ll also find advice on creating a viable business plan and identifying niche markets for your beef. 

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781603426893
Publisher:
Storey Books
Publication date:
06/25/2010
Series:
Storey's Guide to Raising
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
340
Sales rank:
371,956
File size:
25 MB
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Meet the Author

Heather Smith Thomas raises cattle and horses on her family ranch in Salmon, Idaho. She is the author of 10 books and thousands of articles on animal health care. Her books include Essential Guide to Calving, Getting Started with Beef & Dairy Cattle, and Storey's Guide to Raising Beef Cattle.

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