Lead poisoning in cattle – Local Land Service update

District veterinarians at Central West Local Land Services have been diagnosing lead poisoning on a regular basis. Producers most often become affected by lead when stock access lead batteries. Lead is actually sweet, so the animals will actively seek out things like lead batteries and choose to lick them because they taste good. But you … “Lead poisoning in cattle – Local Land Service update”

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Why Meat is the Best Worst Thing in the World 🍔

Humans love meat. Steak, fried chicken, bacon, pork belly, and sausages are just the best things! Eating meat has become so trivial that many people don’t consider something a proper meal if there’s no animal involved. Which is pretty amazing, since only a few decades ago meat was a luxury product. Today, you can get … “Why Meat is the Best Worst Thing in the World 🍔”

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Nutrient Management at Cattle Empire

JOHN: As we collect the water from feedyard we apply that water back onto the ground to raise crops that will ultimately go back into the feed yard and feed the cattle, completing the nutrient cycle. ANDI: Part of what I do entails monitoring the runoff retention structures that we have and monitoring the waste … “Nutrient Management at Cattle Empire”

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