TITLE

Head scoop is wise buy

AUTHOR(S)
Rutter, Bill
PUB. DATE
March 2008
SOURCE
Farmers Weekly;3/14/2008, p35
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers tips for cattle raising. Replacing cattle tags is a continuous job. With at least 10% of the cows losing one tag each year. Acquiring a head scoop for the front of the crush is recommended for use in tagging, dosing or trimming heads. With this, cattle seem to stand much quieter with less chance of physical damage to man or animals. When a calf needs a splint for turned-under ankles or even a broken leg, two lengths of foam-type pipe insulation could be used.
ACCESSION #
31786359

 

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