If you’ve got a farm, maybe you’re considering starting a little dairy for some income. Or, perhaps, you want to go big and generate a lot of profit from your giant milking factory. However, if you have minimal knowledge of dairy farming, you should first know that it is costly. Dairy farming is more expensive

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People with limited experience with cattle seldom think of them as dangerous. However, cattle kill around twenty-two people every year in the United States. Therefore, knowing what to do if a cow chases you is essential. Handling cattle must be done with thought and care to avoid potential accidents. To minimize the threat of an aggressive

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Animal husbandry can be an excellent form of income for small- to large-scale farmers. The consumption of animal products has many benefits but potential risks attached to it too. The risks affect animals, farmers, and consumers. But how does animal husbandry relate to the overall health of humans, specifically? Animal husbandry affects human health on several

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Dairy farming is highly dependent on water, including potable, non-potable, and mains water. It hydrates the cattle, cools them down, and cleans the parlor and equipment. And there are the farm workers’ needs too. But what happens when the taps run dry, and operations can’t continue normally? The answer lies in creating a generous backup

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Humans have been consuming meat and milk for more than 2 million years. The only significant change that has occurred is the way we get it. Although it is now easier than ever to get meat and dairy, the question is still how do farmers accomplish this. So let’s explore the differences between dairy farming

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One of the biggest criticisms big commercial dairy farms face is that calves are taken from their mothers when they are just a day old. It is understandable in economic terms because the milk the calves drink eats into the farmer’s profit margin. However, it does not make it any less cruel. The least stressful way

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