Major Production Constraints of Cattle

Beef cattle are primarily raised for meat (except dairy cattle, used for milk production). The meat of mature or nearly

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Strategies for Improving Cattle Production

The Situation: Communal cattle production grazing of the natural range is the primary source of herd nutrition and there is

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Best Systems of Cattle Production

Cattle production’s long history and milk production was not always the ultimate goal. Keeping cows and oxen for droughting purposes

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Guide to Proper Housing in Cattle Production

Housing is an integral part of management, hence it is of great importance in cattle production. Housing must be well

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Management of Breeding Stock in Cattle

The success of any farm animal production in cattle lies in the ability to reproduce good quality traits which form

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The Different Breeds of Cattle (Cattle Breeds)

Each group of animals including cattle breeds exhibit characteristic features that makes them stand out or easily identifiable. These characteristics

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Foot and Mouth Disease (FMD) in Cattle: Causes and Symptoms

Foot and Mouth Disease (FMD) is a severe, highly contagious viral disease of cattle and swine. It also affects sheep,

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The Life-Span of Farm Animals

This implies how long farm animals can live before they die naturally. Well, being food animals, it is difficult to

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How to Neuter (Castrate) Ruminant Male Animals: Risks and Benefits

To neuter (castrate) , popularly referred to as ”Castration or neutering ”,  is the removal or inactivation of the testicles

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Why Ruminant Animals Can’t deliver by themselves and How to Assist them

Most of the time when ruminant animals can’t deliver by themselves, it is either that the foetus is too being

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Why Cows Can’t Expel Placenta After Delivery and the Solution

This condition is common with some cows. In fact, I have seen a cow that has to be helped to

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Ruminant Animal Wounds: Causes and Methods of Treatment

Ruminant animals include: Sheep, Goat, Cow (Cattle) etc. and there are many causes of wounds in the body of ruminant

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Worm Infestation on Ruminant Animals: Symptoms and Treatment

As a beginner, there are most times many questions you may wish to ask concerning your ruminant animals and am

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Livestock Farming: Best Route of Drug Administration for Ruminants

In livestock farming business, Ruminant farmers usually raise questions like where is one supposed to put their drugs, is it

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Ways to Fatten Ruminant Animals Faster for Profits

Most times, Ruminant farmers ask questions like: is there any drug that one can give ruminant animals for them to

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How to treat Ruminant Animal Diseases

The best way to go about handling those animal diseases that are treatable is to first of all be sure

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Guide to Identify the Disease Affecting your Ruminant Animals

There are some signs and symptoms which we described during our previous post on Diseases Ruminant Animals get from feeds

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