How to handle your beef cattle – Part 1: Understand your cattle

For successful beef production, certain facilities are necessary. These facilities must simplify the management of cattle and it must be functional and economical. The ARC Institute for Agricultural Engineering in South Africa has made their manual on handling facilities available to ProAgri Zambia so that our readers can benefit[...]

By Specialist Writer|19th September 2016|Categories: Zambia|Tags: , , , , |

Dehorn cattle for more profits

The one form of disarmament that makes sense, is the removal of cattle horns. In this short two-part series we discuss the reasons for and ways of dehorning. Horns and their growth Horns are the pairs of hard, bonelike, permanent growths projecting from the heads of cattle. They grow[...]

By Benine Ackermann|21st July 2016|Categories: Zambia|Tags: , , |
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