Livestock

Ammoniating Hay Could Pay

Bayou Beef Tips — More information on how nutrition affects cow performance years later

Body Condition, Nutrition and Reproduction of Beef Cows — One of my favorite Extension Beef Cattle publications

Common and Important Diseases of Cattle — A South African Department of Agriculture publication

Common and Important Diseases of Sheep and Goats — Developed by South Africa agriculture for Emerging Farmers

Estimating Forage Quality using Manure — This unique way of measuring forage quality uses cattle manure to tell you what your cows are getting from the forage.

Estimating Grazeable Acreage for Beef Cows — Not all that you see can be grazed by cattle. Know what you have that cattle can use before you have a problem.

Fetal Calves Are Depending on How You Feed Your Beef Cows — Article that stresses cow nutrition to develop future heifers

Fetal Calves Are Depending on How You Feed Your Beef Cows — Without adequate nutrition in winter you could be affecting production for years to come

Livestock Services and the Poor

Mix 30 Analysis Data Sheet — At Farley Farm Supply we sell Mix 30 and use this Data Sheet for calculating rations

Pasture Rental Agreements — Read this if want to know what to include in a pasture lease agreement

Ration Formulation — Power Point program that discusses the basics of livestock ration formulation

Short of Hay?

Stocking Rates, Let Your Cows Tell You

Supplementing Beef Cows, What Do They Need

Tick-Borne Diseases in Ruminants — Developed by South African agriculture for Emerging Farmers

Tools for Managing Internal Parasites in Small Ruminants: Animal Selection — ATTRA Publication

What To Feed When There Is No Grass