Home Agriculture and Forestry
 

Keywords :   


Agriculture and Forestry

Majority of pigs are still tail docked in Europe, despite legislation

2018-11-16 01:00:00| ThePigSite - Industry News

Pig tail docking – the cutting, clipping or cauterising of part of the tail in the first week after birth to prevent tail biting – is still routine practice in many European countries according to a study published in Porcine Health Management


Category: Agriculture and Forestry
 

Evaporative media test chamber

2018-11-16 01:00:00| ThePigSite - Industry News

Evaporative pads, used on poultry or livestock buildings, require scheduled routine maintenance to remain effective. A recent addition to Hog Slat Inc.’s engineering facility will help provide producers with information focused on increasing the useful life of cool cell pads.


Category: Agriculture and Forestry
 

Gene editing to be keynote topic at Midwest Pork Conference

2018-11-15 23:30:51| National Hog Farmer

Each year the Midwest Pork Conference brings together more than 300 independent pork producers, farm managers, contract growers and allied industry leaders.

Tags: topic conference gene editing

Category: Agriculture and Forestry
 

PUT MAXIMUM EMPHASIS ON FERTILITY IN HERD

2018-11-15 20:19:47| Cattle Today

It's a great time to own cows, but only if you have a competitive cost structure with the right genetics and management to compete in today's marketplace, Rick Funston said.

Tags: put maximum emphasis fertility

Category: Agriculture and Forestry
 

PREPARE FOR LOW-STRESS NEWBORN CALF PROCESSING

2018-11-15 20:19:10| Cattle Today

Calving time is much-anticipated around the farm or ranch. Cattle producers work tirelessly to make sure their cow herd is maintained, cared for, fed and vaccinated.

Tags: processing prepare newborn calf

Category: Agriculture and Forestry
 

AGA TO HOST CATTLEMEN'S PROFIT ROUNDUP

2018-11-15 20:18:30| Cattle Today

All cattlemen and women are invited to attend the American Gelbvieh Association's (AGA) fourth annual commercial cattlemen's educational symposium titled Cattlemen's Profit Roundup sponsored by National Cattlemen's Beef Association and National Corn Growers Association. Cattlemen's Profit Roundup will be held Thursday, November 29, 2018, beginning at 1:30 p.m. CST at the Nashville Airport Marriott in Nashville, Tenn.

Tags: host profit aga roundup

Category: Agriculture and Forestry
 

Farm Progress America, Nov. 15, 2018

2018-11-15 13:28:40| National Hog Farmer

Max Armstrong offers another challenge facing farmers arising from the tough harvest of 2018


Category: Agriculture and Forestry
 

Farm Progress America, Nov. 15, 2018

2018-11-15 13:28:40| Beef

Max Armstrong offers another challenge facing farmers arising from the tough harvest of 2018


Category: Agriculture and Forestry
 

Electronic sow feeding: Basic rules for success

2018-11-15 12:00:00| National Hog Farmer

Choosing the right ESF system is important, but issues can still arise, as with any feeding system.


Category: Agriculture and Forestry
 

New products offer more options for manure handling

2018-11-15 09:32:51| Beef

Whats New From the Shows: These products make short work of manure management chores.


Category: Agriculture and Forestry
 

Sites : [1] [2] [3] [4] [5] [6] [7] [8] [9] [10] next »