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Ideal Feeds for Young and Adult Ruminant Animals

Well ideally, before they are weaned, young ruminants are supposed to be given enough milk by the mother. After weaning,

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Where to source Ruminant Feeds

Ruminant farmers most times try to find out the recommended place where they can source their feeds. Well as for

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For how long can Ruminant Animals be starved? Find out

Beef cattle and sheep are often raised on marginal lands that provide a highly variable feed supply and are prone

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How Often Ruminant Animals should be Fed

Ruminant animals are usually allowed to graze between 10am and 6pm. This would have served them for the day. However,

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How to control Ruminants from destroying Grasses where they graze

The best way to control ruminants from destroying grasses where they graze is to do what is called “Rotational grazing”.

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The ideal Time to Take Ruminants out for Grazing

The ideal time to take them out for grazing is the early hours of the morning preferably any time after

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Allowing Ruminants to graze vs providing feeds for them in a confinement, find out which is better

Most times, ruminant farmers will always want to find out which is better between allowing the ruminant animals to graze

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The Ideal Feed for Ruminants

In order to get the most out of livestock you must always give animals enough good feed and clean water.

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How Often to Clean a Ruminant Pen

How often should the ruminant pen be cleaned? This is a question of hygiene which is very paramount to the

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Ruminants Grazing Techniques – Suitable Methods

In agriculture, grazing is a method of animal husbandry whereby domestic livestock are used to convert grass and other forage

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Importance of a Sick Bay in a Ruminant House

In case you like to know more about what is known as a sick bay, then here is an explanation

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Security and Bio-Security Measures in a Ruminant Farm

Biosecurity refers to strategies and management practices that lessen biological risk. On a ruminant farm, attention to biosecurity is the

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Recommended Number of Ruminant Animals per Housing Unit for Fattening

For ruminant animals raised for fattening purposes, how many animals is recommended for a housing unit? This largely depends on

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Stocking Management for Ruminant Animals

Sometimes, ruminant farmers ask: is it advisable for Cattle, Sheep and Goat to be kept in the same housing unit?

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Recommended Housing Design for Ruminant Animals

The main purpose of livestock production (Ruminant Animals) is to convert the energy in feed into products that can be

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The Space required to embark on Ruminant Farming

As a ruminant farmer, am sure you will like to have an idea of the space you will need to

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Ideal Distance between a Ruminant Farm and Residential Areas

The distance of a ruminant farm from residential areas depends largely on the type of ruminant being raised and the

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