Healthy animals perform best, but the emerging field of animal-welfare science suggests their mental health plays a key role that might be measured.
Part 7: Animal Welfare
Due to an emphasis on animal welfare and newer pain mitigation options available, AABP updates its calf dehorning guidelines.
Researchers address challenges in livestock pain mitigation.
The well-regarded Stockmanship and Stewardship training programs continue this summer, with the next event scheduled for August 9 and 10 in Fort Collins Colorado.
David Heidt is far more than a gravedigger—he is a minister of comfort. Beneath the ground of Heidt’s farmland, 2,500 meticulous horse burials testify to his care and service.
The July weather pattern is posing to offer challenges this week for feedlot operators and cattle producers.
For most of us, July 4th means cookouts, parades and fireworks. But for livestock, it’s the unofficial entry to the “dog days of summer,” with the associated threat of damaging heat stress.
Cattle producers should make plans to visit Ames, Iowa, for the Midwest Summer Stockmanship & Stewardship experience on June 28-29, 2019.