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How-to advice on raising livestock including cattle, pigs, sheep, goats, and exotic animals.

Cattle and dairy stories

Give livestock extra attention and care in cold temperatures for optimal production.
Give livestock extra attention and care in cold temperatures for...
This bacterial infection can cause lameness if not treated early
Oxen can do just about anything that a tractor can do and the...

Sheep and goats

Have a country-themed holiday with these gifts, ornaments and baking creations.
Have a country-themed holiday with these gifts, ornaments and baking...
Create a newborn nutrition and management plan prior to lambing and kidding season to provide optimal care.
Create a newborn nutrition and management plan prior to lambing and...
This Iowa family built a business around their family's needs....

Our Country Livestock: Meat Goats

Latest Livestock Stories

Find an alpaca farm near you!
Find an alpaca farm near you!
Make sure your calves are on the path to success this calving season...
Learn about the American Buffalo, and read how Carol Klein maintains her buffalo ranch in southwest Missouri.
Learn about the American Buffalo, and read how Carol Klein maintains...

Animal diseases and health

Clean footwear is a key component of biosecurity
There may be some new guidelines as fairs figure out how to deal with...
If the birth rate in your cattle herd has been dropping, check for...

Our Country Livestock: Small Farm Marketing

Latest Blogs

Lisa's Kitchen |
12/17/14 | 5:26 PM
I love snickerdoodles. My Grandma Foust used to make them for me and my dad, and they...read more
Betsy's Backyard |
12/16/14 | 11:03 AM
I adopted two feral kittens from the rescue center three months ago. They are still...read more