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Can Cattle Safely Eat Deer Corn?

Corn is versatile food many animals love – humans included!  You might even notice corn in your horse feeds but do your cows feel the same?  Can cattle eat deer … Read Post

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Do Sheep Ruin Grazing for Cattle?

If you keep livestock like cattle or sheep, you’ll need to regularly assess the land they graze.  Yet, in some cases, farmers worry the presence of livestock species will affect … Read Post

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Can You Keep Just 2 Sheep?

Whether you keep sheep for milk or are interested in pet sheep, you must ensure all their needs are met.  This includes the social needs these flock animals have.  Can … Read Post

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Are Walnut Trees Bad for Cattle?

Livestock safety is the number one priority for any farm owner.  While we usually think of providing healthy food or preventing dangerous bacteria, trees are not typically high on the … Read Post

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Why Do Sheep Need A Shepherd?

What do you think of when you hear the word “shepherd”?  The answer is probably protection, safety, or something related.  Shepherd is synonymous now with guidance rather than specifically with … Read Post

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Will Fertilizer Hurt Sheep?

Farmers fertilize pastures for quick, nutrient-dense growth to support their livestock. Farmers often want to pasture their sheep right after the pasture has been fertilized. It is far safer to … Read Post

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When Is a Sheep Too Old to Eat?

In the U.S., lamb is the most popular form of sheep meat, and you don’t see mutton nearly as often.  There are multiple reasons for lamb being the most widely … Read Post