AprašymasFew things are as satisfying as raising livestock for food or to graze your pastures as "nature's lawnmowers." Seasoned handlers and beginners alike will benefit from Beef Cattle, a hands-on guide to feeding, handling, and raising a small herd. With helpful tips, full-color photos, and a comprehensive glossary, this book offers everything a small-scale farmer needs to succeed. From meadow to market! Choose the breed that's best for your farm, Construct practical fencing and shelter, Keep your herd healthy with a nutritious diet, Nurture purchased calves or breed your own, Spot symptoms of common cattle diseases, Produce hormone-free beef for your family and friends, Explore cattle resources and Web sites.