Livestock | Living the Country Life


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

Cattle and dairy stories

Readers of Successful Farming magazine, our sister publication, share...
If you're thinking of getting into the cattle business, here are...
Aim for cool-season plants that produce a lot of volume

Our Country Livestock: Meat Goats

Latest Livestock Stories

One of the oldest and rarest breeds of swine
Will Morrow and Kent Ozkum pride themselves on raising unique breeds...
Bucket calves are a good choice for a 4-H or FFA project

Animal diseases and health

Early detection is important
Whether you raise just a few pigs or hundreds, keep a close eye on...
A healthy diet and clean environment can reduce the risk of your...