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

Cattle and dairy stories

Make sure your calves are on the path to success this calving season...
A California dairy farm family shows city folks where their food is produced.
A California dairy farm family shows city folks where their food is...
Deb Miller's journey from corporate America to the green pastures of northeast Oklahoma.
Why Deb Miller thinks "a bad day on the farm is still better...

Sheep and goats

This Iowa family built a business around their family's needs....
Ramblers Way Farm creates sustainable and ethical apparel made in...
You may be able to spin a profit from wool production

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

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...
This deadly new virus is spreading among swine herds

Our Country Livestock: Small Farm Marketing

Latest Blogs

Betsy's Backyard |
9/19/14 | 3:04 PM
Caroline's art class at Iowa State University is building a coffin shaped like an ear...read more
Betsy's Backyard |
9/15/14 | 11:02 AM
Our pond went over the emergency spillway last week, the first time that's happened....read more