Cattle

Adventures with Miniature Cattle
February 19, 2019 . · Cattle

By Betty Foreman Washington – About two years ago, I started reading about miniature cattle. I was impressed by their grass-to-meat ratios and the feed requirements; I was also swayed mightily by the essential …

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Your Guide to Dairy and Beef Cattle Breeds
February 19, 2019 . · Cattle

By Heather Smith Thomas – There are so many cattle breeds and crosses that it’s hard to know which ones to choose when researching how to start a cattle farm. …

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Why Raise Miniature Cattle?
February 19, 2019 . · Cattle

By Professor Richard Gradwohl Washington – As 100-500-acre family farms continue to disappear, the small acreage family homestead farm is becoming more common. Miniature cattle breeds are particularly well-suited to these …

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Beef Cattle Farming for Beginners
February 19, 2019 . · Cattle

The Livestock Book by W. R. Thompson and John McKinney, 1952, was intended as an introductory/overview of the potential of raising livestock as a career. Its sections on pasture, beef, …

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