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2012-12-03 16:22:03

LITTLE RIVER, S.C., Dec. 3, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Integrated Environmental Technologies, Ltd. ("IET" or the "Company") (OTC Bulletin Board: IEVM), today announced test results from two studies conducted by independent third parties showing that Excelyte® is an effective pre-milking teat dip for dairy cows. The Company believes that Excelyte® provides the dairy farmer with an effective, less expensive, non-toxic alternative to the most commonly used iodine based pre-milking...

2012-11-29 12:23:16

BUFFALO, Minn., Nov. 29, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Minnesota Milk Producers Association named Blue Diamond Dairy in Melrose Minnesota's 2012 Producer of the Year at the Midwest Dairy Expo in Saint Cloud on November 27. Each year Minnesota Milk recognizes one outstanding dairy operation as the Producer of the Year for having a proven commitment to the dairy industry, managing its farm for future generations, and for being active in their local community. Blue Diamond Dairy is operated by...

2012-11-15 12:29:01

GUANGZHOU, China, Nov. 15, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Sino Agro Food, Inc. (OTCBB: SIAF.OB), an emerging integrated, diversified agriculture technology and organic food company with its principal operations located throughout the Peoples Republic of China ("PRC"), is pleased to announce financial results for the third quarter of 2012. Consolidated Financial Summary: Q3 2012 Q3 2011 Change Revenue $48,350,688 $20,700,466...

2012-11-13 08:38:19

AFIKIM, Israel, November 13, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- afimilk [http://www.afimilk.com ] is pleased to announce the release of the much-awaited new software, AfiFarm 4, along with AfiFarm Net, an online real-time management system for multiple farms. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20121113/574014 ) This software represents a revolutionary solution for small-, medium- and large-herd dairies of 50 to 100,000 cows. AfiFarm 4 enables farm managers to supervise...

2012-11-12 11:10:33

Fresh, refrigerated or frozen, colostrum still is the best thing dairy owners can feed newborn calves, according to a joint study by Texas A&M AgriLife Research and the University of Florida. Colostrum is the milk secreted for a few days from a mother, whether human or animal, after giving birth and is characterized by high protein and antibody content. "It is well known that an adequate colostrum feeding is the most important management factor determining calf health and survival,"...

2012-11-06 08:29:53

MADISON, Wisconsin, November 6, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- SCR Dairy Inc. announced today a new partnership with Select Sires Inc. to market the company's Heatime(R) systems for health monitoring and heat detection. Dairy producers will now have more options to access valuable herd monitoring data available from this exciting new technology that harnesses the power of rumination data for improved health and reproduction management. (Logo:...

2012-10-30 07:28:05

AFIKIM, Israel, October 30, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Under the direction of afimilk [http://www.afimilk.com ], the largest, most comprehensive dairy farm project in the world has entered its third year, and is operating in five of 12 farms with 23,000 cattle. To view the Multimedia News Release, please click: http://www.multivu.com/mnr/58628-afimilk-largest-dairy-farm-project The project [http://www.afimilk.com/Projects ], located in Vietnam, was planned and...

2012-10-22 04:00:40

In conjunction with the efforts of Whole Foods to provide Denver-area residents and schools with organic grass-fed beef, MassageSchoolSanDiego.com has produced a health benefits guide to encourage the eating of these healthy meats. (PRWEB) October 21, 2012 Grocery store chain Whole Food Market has announced it will provide local organic, grass-fed meats to Denver-area schools and residents starting this month. To further encourage the eating of these healthy meats,...

2012-10-17 11:25:13

STAR VALLEY, Wyo., Oct. 17, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Western Wyoming's premier full-blooded Wagyu cattle operation at The Cakebread Ranch has announced the hiring of Ranch Manager Jim Pigg. Outside Japan, it is one of only of a handful of operations that can sustain the necessary requirements to raise and sell the high-quality 100% Wagyu beef. "This is a unique operation we have at The Cakebread Ranch," says Ranch Manager Jim Pigg. "I am a country guy, and don't really like to say...

2012-10-12 11:24:34

Make a life-changing difference this holiday with the gift of a goat, cow or chicks from the "Most Important Gift Catalog in the World" LITTLE ROCK, Ark., Oct. 12, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The holiday season is coming up fast and Heifer International's 2012 "Most Important Gift Catalog in the World," arriving in homes soon, will make your holiday gift purchases even more special by helping others in need. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20121012/DC92026) At Heifer...


Latest Cattle Reference Libraries

Hill farming
2013-09-20 13:07:03

Hill farming involves using is a particular piece of land for grazing sheep and cattle. This form of farming is used particularly by the farmers of the UK in the higher elevations. Farmers generally do not have access to winter fodder for their cattle, therefore, sheep farms are typical for such areas. Due to this restricted access, farmers move the herds to lower elevations for feeding. These specific farms are found in the North and South-Western areas of England, as well as the...

Animal husbandry
2013-08-21 10:25:40

Animal husbandry is the caring and breeding of domestic animals by humans, such as cattle, pigs, sheep and horses. Animal husbandry includes grooming, accommodations, and hygiene of the animals. Animal husbandry may also consist of specialized breeding in order to obtain a desirable characteristic, such as strength, temperament, increased production of by-products, or bone structure of the intended animal. Farmers, ranchers, and sheepherders practice animal husbandry as well as those who take...

Hill Farming
2013-08-05 10:40:24

Hill farming is a particular piece of land for grazing sheep and cattle. This form of farming is used particularly by the farmers of the UK in the higher elevations. Farmers do not have access to winter fodder for the cattle; therefore, sheep farms are typical for such areas. Due to this restricted access, farmers move the herds to lower elevations for feeding. These specific farms are found in the North and South-Western areas of England, as well as the highlands of Scotland. The harsh...

Muskox, Ovibos moschatus
2012-10-01 10:05:00

The muskox (Ovibos moschatus), also known as the musk ox, is native to the Arctic areas of Canada, United Sates, and Greenland. Populations have been introduced into Norway, Sweden, and Siberia, but these are small. There was a population in Antarctica, but it was wiped out due to hunting and climate change, which caused its habitat to decline. Despite this, the United States Fish and Wildlife Service introduced a new population onto Nunivak Island in Antarctica, as a means of supported...

Bos
2012-08-16 09:35:04

The bos is a genus that holds both domestic and wild cattle, which are split into the four subgenera, Bibos, Bos, Poephagus, and Novibos. However, these separations are debated. Currently, there are five living species recognized in this genus, but this number could rise to seven or nine if domestic cattle and bison, which are closely related, are re-classified into the Bos genus. The members of this genus are native to Asia, Western Europe, Africa, and some areas in North America. Because it...

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