These tips based on personal experience with pigs covers raising piglets on the first day all the way to opening day at the farmers market.
Rooster spurs are self-defense tools for birds, but they can become dangerous to hens or to roosters themselves. Here’s how to reduce their size.
Many species are hardy enough to endure cold weather without help, but younger and older animals sometimes require assistance. Here’s how to help.
Small flocks create big benefits for soil and farm budgets. Two tools from the USDA and Colorado State University help you see them.
Some advocate vaccination of newborn calves while others advise waiting because the energy of immune response is better used elsewhere so early in life
Birth, nutrition, and various transitions such as weaning are part of raising the best calves possible. Increase your knowledge to give yours a great start.
Poisonous plants can make livestock ill or even kill them, so have a management plan to keep your fields healthy. Here are tips and common plants to avoid.
Keep your cattle, pigs, goats, sheep and chickens safe from threats by various predators with these tried-and-tested techniques.