Almost every decision in cattle management has the underlying choice of whether to produce within the parameters of what the unaltered environment allows, or to modify (i.e. cultivate) the environment .
New research highlights the ability of behavior monitoring to predict disease while enhancing health outcomes and making the pen rider's job easier.
A recent paper offers an interesting look at an alternative model for growing cattle health and performance where efficiency was achieved using less.
Part 5: Industry Structure
Part 3: Animal genetics
The advancements in technology and handling of data privacy we are currently witnessing provide a useful structure to look at options for a traceable beef product.
Staying ahead of the curve is a fundamental element to the survival of most businesses.
Part 7: Animal Welfare