how to handle your beef cattle

How to handle your beef cattle – Part 9: Commercial cattle farming – planning and design

Costs are rising, profit margins are shrinking and the farmer is compelled to expand his operations to make a living. More cattle mean more handling, demanding better facilities to cope with the workload. In this ninth part in our beef cattle handling series we start with a new section on[...]

How to handle your beef cattle – Part 6: Loading ramps and dipping

This is the sixth part in our beef cattle handling series and this month we look at loading, offloading ramps and hoof lifting equipment. We thank the ARC-Institute for Agricultural Engineering in South Africa who made their manual on handling facilities available to the readers of ProAgri Zambia. Loading[...]

By Specialist Writer|6th March 2017|Categories: Zambia|Tags: , , , |
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