Can guardian dogs make a difference against coyotes and other predators, even when both the livestock owner and the dogs are inexperienced? Steve Bryns, Texas A&M AgriLife News editor shares what researchers found, along with resources you can use to get started with dogs.
Here’s another example from a member of our On Pasture community describing some of the fun and the challenges of life working with livestock.
This time of year, we all might be thinking of surf and warm beaches. Our livestock might be also. We’re guessing they are thinking of surfing, just like Pismo, the surfing goat, and Kama, the surfing pig! Let’s go catch some waves!! Pismo the Surfing Goat And the link for tablet readers. Kama the vegan […]
As part of my preparations for our move to Tucson, this past weekend I gave up my goats. A couple that raises beef cows nearby came to pick them up with their stock trailer. Together we took up all the electric fence netting around the pasture, emptied the water trough, and loaded all the equipment […]