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Beef Cattle/feedlots Production  Systems  best 25 Advice 

Beef cattle or feedlots are cattle raised for meat production (as distinguished from dairy cattle, used for milk production). The production cycle of the animals starts at cow-calf operations; this operation is designed specifically to breed cows for their offspring. From here the calves are backgrounded for a feedlot. The beef production systems practiced in Africa include Nomadic Pastoralism Ranching Agro-pastoralism Feedlot system Nomadic Pastoralism Intensive farming …

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3 Factors to consider to run a thriving feedlot agri-business

3 Factors to consider to run a thriving feedlot agri-business

Factors to consider to run a thriving feedlot agri-business Feedlots are premised on the idea of feeding high-energy diet to attain a desired market weight within a given time. Feedlots require great capital investments and therefore can also mean lots of losses when not well planned and managed. The time taken to gain this weight …

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The Best 6 tips To succeed in beef farming

Beef cattle production is certainly a daunting undertaking, especially for beginners, perhaps the reason why many people opt for dairy farming, which they consider easy as they can readily learn from other Beef farmers. To succeed in beef farming, arm yourself with these tips Beef cattle production is certainly a daunting undertaking, especially for beginners, …

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