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Storey's guide to raising beef cattle : health, handling, breeding

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4th edition.

Whether a farmer is raising one cow or a herd, Storey’s Guide to Raising Beef Cattle is the most reliable reference for ensuring a successful, healthy cattle operation. In this fully updated, full-color fourth edition, long-time cattle rancher and author Heather Smith Thomas explains every aspect of bovine behavior and provides expert guidance on breed selection, calving, feeding, housing, pasture, and health care. Along with in-depth information on raising grass-fed animals, there is also advice on creating a viable business plan and identifying niche markets for selling beef.

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Warsaw Public Library 636.213 THO (Text)
Adult Nonfiction
52151300320163
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008180322t20182018maua b 001 0 eng
010 . ‡a 2018012696
020 . ‡a9781635860399 ‡q(pbk. ; ‡qalk. paper)
020 . ‡a1635860393
020 . ‡a9781635860405 ‡q(hardcover ; ‡qalk. paper)
020 . ‡a1635860407
035 . ‡a(OCoLC)1030444143
040 . ‡aDNAL/DLC ‡beng ‡erda ‡cDLC ‡dOCLCQ ‡dOCLCF ‡dOCLCO ‡dJRZ
042 . ‡apcc
05000. ‡aSF207 ‡b.T475 2018
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08200. ‡a636.2/13 ‡223
1001 . ‡aThomas, Heather Smith, ‡d1944- ‡eauthor.
24510. ‡aStorey's guide to raising beef cattle : ‡bhealth, handling, breeding / ‡cHeather Smith Thomas ; foreword by Baxter Black, DVM.
24630. ‡aGuide to raising beef cattle
24630. ‡aBeef cattle
250 . ‡a4th edition.
264 1. ‡aNorth Adams, MA : ‡bStorey Publishing, ‡c[2018]
264 4. ‡c©2018
300 . ‡aviii, 308 pages : ‡bcolor illustrations ; ‡c25 cm.
336 . ‡atext ‡btxt ‡2rdacontent
337 . ‡aunmediated ‡bn ‡2rdamedia
338 . ‡avolume ‡bnc ‡2rdacarrier
4901 . ‡aStorey's guide to raising
504 . ‡aIncludes bibliographical references and index.
5050 . ‡aBreeds and genetics : an overview -- Handling and behavior of beef cattle -- Issues in buying and selling -- General guidelines for raising beef cattle -- Pasture, fencing and facilities -- Feeding cattle -- Keeping cattle healthy -- Growing and breeding heifers -- Care of the pregnant cow -- Calving -- Care of the newborn calf -- Calf health -- Weaning the calves -- Rebreeding.
520 . ‡aWhether a farmer is raising one cow or a herd, Storey’s Guide to Raising Beef Cattle is the most reliable reference for ensuring a successful, healthy cattle operation. In this fully updated, full-color fourth edition, long-time cattle rancher and author Heather Smith Thomas explains every aspect of bovine behavior and provides expert guidance on breed selection, calving, feeding, housing, pasture, and health care. Along with in-depth information on raising grass-fed animals, there is also advice on creating a viable business plan and identifying niche markets for selling beef.
650 0. ‡aBeef cattle.
830 0. ‡aStorey's guide to raising series.
905 . ‡ukriedener
901 . ‡aon1030444143 ‡bOCoLC ‡c594786 ‡tbiblio ‡soclc

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