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An Idaho ranch raise cattle with a gentle nature despite their looks.
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With so many breeds available, how do you choose which is best for you? Here are common beef cattle.
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Meet some of the cattle entered in our "Love My Livestock" photo contest!
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You've got questions, we've got answers
Q: How many acres do you need for a cow and calf? A: The acreage required for a cow-calf pair will depend on several things: mainly soil fertility, pasture quality and how much rain you get in...
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This family breeds Piedmontese cattle for direct meat sales.
Heartland Meats After years of preparing a business plan for going wholesale with their farm-raised beef, the first check Pat and John Sondgeroth received bounced. And it was a big one. That was...
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Texas, where things are always bigger
Big mowers Bill Martin once needed a lawn mower. Being in Texas, where things are always bigger, his lawn mowers sport seven-foot blades. Tall story? Nope, long story. Horns, that is. Longhorns...
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Dexter cattle offer a number of benefits
Small but mighty Listen here: Raising Dexter Cattle Radio interview source: Chuck Daggett, Dexter cattle owner Calves are so cute when they're little, but when they grow to be a full-sized...
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Purina wants to share some of their cattle experience and advice.
A letter from Mac Redding At Purina , we're passionate about cows. That's why we're out here every day working to bring the best to your cattle. We'd like to share with you some...
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Looking for an easy breed of cattle to raise? Check out Belted Galloways if your livestock experience is limited.
First-time cattleman Listen to this radio show (MP3 download) or read below. Radio interview source: Loren Olson, St. Charles, IA, Beltie Farms If you're looking for easy cattle to raise,...
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You've got questions, we've got answers
1. Q: What are the important features of a cattle mineral I should be evaluating when purchasing it? A: There are a couple features to consider when evaluating minerals. Does the mineral provide a...

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