How beef tenderness is measured and obtained.
How do you keep animals healthy when they must be housed? Deep-litter bedding offers a solution.
Make this year’s gifts meaningful with something they can use in their country living adventure.
This invasive weed is a nuisance in the field and garden and a serious hazard in the pasture.
From 3 in 1 to heterosis to yield grade, all those confusing cattle terms you have wondered about.
Running a farm or ranch is not the only way to cash in on your agricultural interest. These days, there are plenty of fields where a knowledge of agriculture and agricultural sciences can be a plus, and where you will have an opportunity to aid those who have chosen to work the land. Here are…
Foxtail barley may be a native grass, and it may be attractive, but it poses serious health risks to pets and livestock.
Looking for the best breed of chicken to raise this year? How about a heritage breed? Heritage chicken breeds may not reach the egg or meat production levels of commercial hybrids, but they are often healthier and hardier, not to mention more attractive. For a free-range situation, heritage breeds can’t be beat. The Livestock Conservancy…
All about fat, protein, and the other solids that make milk flavorful and nutritious.
Many a dog lover has watched a good Border Collie at work and gone home with a passion for herding. But if you haven’t grown up with working stockdogs, training one for the first time can seem daunting. While no book can replace experience as a way to master the nuances of handling livestock, with…