Beef Cattle, Livestock The Proof is in the Poop Pudding Jim Gerrish August 25, 2014 Here is a lesson in bovine scatology. You can tell a lot about animal performance from observing the color, texture, and consistency of manure piles. Back when I was in the research business at theAll the grazing management tips you need Subscribe to read this article and over 2,500 more! Subscribe today! If you're already a subscriber, log in here.