Home Tags Cattle

Tag: cattle

Mineral supplementation for ruminants

Estimated reading time: 5 minutes This article provides a brief overview of a very important but complex...

Focus on hoof care (Part 5): Vertical fissures

Estimated reading time: 4 minutes In last’s month’s article I focussed on horizontal fissures in dairy and...

Free Simmentaler supplement with your livestock magazine

Estimated reading time: 2 minutes The May 2021 editions of Stockfarm and Veeplaas are now available as...

Focus on hoof care (Part 4): Horizontal fissures

In the first three articles in this hoof care series, I discussed the role that management and the environment plays in claw problems, as well as...

Court action against animals in residential areas

Agri Eastern Cape and the Komga Farmers Association successfully obtained a court order against the Great Kei Municipality to enforce bylaws with...

Stay safe: Read Veeplaas and Stockfarm electronically

The April 2021 editions of Stockfarm and Veeplaas are now available as e-magazines. Simply click on the magazine title above to view...

An on-farm feedlot setup: The basics

A well-designed feedlot handling facility where animals can be safely kept and controlled, usually makes use of several different structures as well...

Heifer fetches record price in UK

This article was originally published by The Telegraph. Click here to read the original article. It used to be...

Focus on hoof care (Part 2): Genetics and conformation

In part 1 of this series, I explained why we often see cattle with long claws and I touched on the principles...