Anti-Corporate Farming Laws and Industry Structure: The Case of Cattle Feeding
- CALENDAR. // Farm & Dairy;1/22/2015, Vol. 101 Issue 18, pB22
A calendar of events related to agriculture in Ohio from January to April 2015 including the Reproductive Management Essentials Workshop, the Farm Bill Meeting, and the Lancaster Cattle Feeders Day.
- Cheap by-products give valuable yield increases. Davies, Robert; Buss, Jessica // Farmers Weekly;3/8/2002, Vol. 136 Issue 10, p42
Examines the benefits of by-products cow diets to the livestock industry. Plans for the improvement of cow production; Kinds of feeds given to cows; Efficiency of silage in herd production.
- Rations reduce costs. Long, Jonathan; Buss, Jessica // Farmers Weekly;9/26/2003, Vol. 139 Issue 13, p36
Reports that feeding beef cattle a mixed ration can cut production costs according to a survey of British and Irish units in 2003. Average production savings of a mixed ration; Comments from Gerry Giggins of Keenan; Benefits of using a mixed ration to producer Tommy Ward.
- Untitled. // Farmers Weekly;6/27/2014, Vol. 161 Issue 24, p36
The article offers advice on how dairy farmers should manage purchased feed cost which include ensuring that all purchased feeds are included in feed costs calculations at the correct price, checking if loads are lasting as long as expected, and calibrating feeders frequently.
- The Meat-Price Trapeze. // Saturday Evening Post;9/25/1937, Vol. 210 Issue 13, p22
Expresses opinion on the state of meat trade in the U.S. as of September 1937. Concern of consumers over high meat prices; Factors affecting the state of prices and cattle-feeding; State of unbalance between livestock and feed.
- Don't waste valuable nutrients. // Farmers Weekly;1/30/2004, Vol. 140 Issue 5, p35
Reports on the effort of livestock producers in Great Britain to find ways of converting nutrients in cattle feed into saleable meat and milk. Remarks from David Garwes of the Department of Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, on the cost of livestock production; Percentage of atmospheric...
- NEW PRODUCTS. Buss, Jessica // Farmers Weekly;4/26/2002, Vol. 136 Issue 17, p54
Provides information on new products for livestock management launched in Great Britain in April 2002. Contents of a Kommodore maize variety; Feed supplement from Harbro Farm Sales; Elements of a supplement for cow from Nutec.
- in briefâ€¦. // Farmers Weekly;7/14/2006, Vol. 145 Issue 2, p45
The article presents news briefs on the livestock industry in Great Britain as of July 2006. A dairy cow needs to drink 100 litres of water a day. Texel and Charollais breeds are the most popular within the sheep industry in the country. It suggests that stature is a more dependable yardstick to...
- Diet helps to lower left displaced abomasum risk. Buss, Jessica // Farmers Weekly;12/3/2004, Vol. 141 Issue 23, p39
Presents information on the effect of a transition diet on the occurrence of left displaced abomasum in cattle. Components of the proper diet for cows; Recommendation for the proper amount of straw and grass silage which would be included in the diet.