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Beef Cattle Management - With Information on Selection, Care, Breeding and Fattening of Beef Cows and Bulls

William C. Skelley

This early work on beef cattle farming provides a comprehensive guide to the selection, care, breeding and fattening of beef cows and bulls. Suitable for the cattle farmer, animal husbandry enthusiast or livestock historian, this book features a variety of information that is still of practical use today. Contents: Cattle Farming; Beef Cattle Management; William C. Skelley; Factors Favourable to Beef Production; Phases of Beef Production; Factors in Establishing the Herd; The Beef Breeds; Selecting individuals; Care and Management of the Bull; Care and Management of the Cow Herd; Care of The Beef Calf; Winter Management of Young Breeding Animals; Production of Fat Cattle for Market; Feeds for Beef Cattle. Complete with a new introduction and the original illustrations, we are republishing this vintage work in a high quality, modern, and affordable edition.

Book Details

  • Publisher: Cooper Press
  • Publish Date: Jan 20th, 2011
  • Pages: 54
  • Language: English
  • Dimensions: 8.50in - 5.50in - 0.13in - 0.18lb
  • EAN: 9781446530153
  • Categories: GeneralAnimals - Mammals
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