Former Library book. Great condition for a used book! Minimal wear. Bookseller Inventory #
Synopsis: Storey’s Guide to Raising Beef Cattle is the go-to reference for new and experienced cattle ranchers, providing expert advice on everything from breed selection, calving, feeding, and housing, to humane handling and slaughter practices.
The 3rd edition, now with 125,000 copies in print contains new and expanded features:
· Up-to-the-minute coverage of diseases and vaccination options
· Complete information on raising grass-fed animals
· How to identify and deal with toxic pasture plants
Storey's Guide to Raising Series is the essential animal husbandry information from the trusted source. With a combined total of 1.7 million copies in print.
Praise for the book:
"I found your book to be the Bible for raising beef cattle, and will continue to refer to it while running our 160-head organic beef operation." - Jonathan, Plainfield, IN
From the Back Cover: Everything you need to know to raise one, two, or even a herd of beef cattle is in this book -- the most comprehensive beef cattle guide available.
This definitive handbook will help both beginners and experienced owners capitalize on one of the world's most natural and efficient backyard livestock industries. Whether you simply want to make use of land that is too steep, too rocky, or too dry for growing crops, or you want to run a full-scale, modern beef production operation, this book will provide you with the information you need, including how to:
-- Prepare comfortable, low-maintenance facilities
-- Breed and calve cattle for specific genetic attributes
-- Remedy cattle illnesses and maintain excellent herd health
-- Understand cattle behavior
-- Handle herds humanely and effectively
-- Market your cattle business
Title: Storey's Guide to Raising Beef Cattle: 3rd ...
Publisher: Storey Publishing, LLC
Publication Date: 2009
Book Condition: Very Good
Book Description Storey Publishing, LLC, 2009. Book Condition: Good. New. Former Library book. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Bookseller Inventory # GRP77784479
Book Description Oct 28, 2009. Book Condition: Used: Good. FORMER LIBRARY COPY, HAS LIBRARY STAMP AND TAG, CLEAN READING COPY.CASE-TB-13 Storey's Guide to Raising Beef Cattle: 3rd Edition. Bookseller Inventory # 754288
Book Description Storey Publishing, LLC, 2009. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Great condition with minimal wear, aging, or shelf wear. Bookseller Inventory # P021603424555