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All about Cross-Breeding

As the name suggests, Cross-Breeding involves the crossing of one breed of ruminants with another. For example: using the male

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Find out which of the Ruminant Breeds is better to raise

The Answer as regards to the ruminant breeds better for you to raise as a farmer largely depends on a

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Popular Breeds of Ruminant Animals

Generally, ruminant animals breed ranges from local breeds to exotic (imported) breeds. The local breed of cattle include: White Fulani,

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How to Raise Ruminant Animals for Fattening and Reproduction together

Find out the possibility of raising ruminant animals both for fattening and reproduction on the same parcel of land. This

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The Ratio of a Male to Female Ruminants

If you are to raise ruminants for production, it largely depends on the amount you have at hand and the

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Fattening Ruminants? Find out the Best Sex to Raise

It has been proven that male animals grow faster and bigger than the female animals. Also, it is a reproductive

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Fattening Ruminants vs Raising them for Production: Find out which is more Economical

Both fattening the ruminants or Raising them for production are good practices in Ruminant Farming but it largely depends on

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Integrated Livestock Production System

A good number of production practices have evolved which entail integration of one system of livestock production with another agriculture

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Intensive System of Livestock Production

The intensive system of livestock production refers to management practice where animals are confined and by implication are not allowed

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Research says: Calves conceived in winter perform better? Find out why

Cows (Calves) and humans have something in common: If you take better care of the mother during pregnancy, her children

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When bucket feeding of calves care should be taken

Calves meaning: A calf (plural calves) is a young domestic cow or bull. Calves are reared to become adult cattle

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Animal Teat Management and How to Clean Teats

Animal teat management remains a key factor in maintaining the well-being of any dairy animal as it ensures the teats

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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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Reasons why some 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 some Cows don’t expel their placenta after delivery and How to help them

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

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