The end of the cattle drive era was brought about by cattle that better met the needs of the market, plus a rail network that connected ranches with population centers.
The Law of the Minimum and the Law of Return are regarded as representing opposing perspectives on soil nutrients and plant health. But can they coexist?
Acquire the knowledge necessary to choose and purchase draft animals, and then learn to work them in the field, woodlot, or market garden.
Heavy Horses is probably one of the most comprehensive yet beginner-friendly draft horse resources on the web.
You may be wondering if you can really have it all. After all, weren’t modern livestock breeds specialized for a reason? Let’s find out.
Pointers and resources for choosing animal breeds that will thrive on your farm.
Define your expectations, and then arm yourself with key information on 40 common cattle breeds, including beef, dairy, and multipurpose types.
Tenderness is critical to the meat-eating experience. Nobody enjoys sinking their teeth into a tough steak.
Tips for raising vigorous seeds, whether your goal is to preserve a variety or to create a locally adapted strain.
From 3 in 1 to heterosis to yield grade, all those confusing cattle terms you have wondered about.