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Stroke Your Calves For Better Weight Gain

By   /  January 4, 2016  /  2 Comments

Better weight gain for calves, more milk from cows with just 42 minutes spread over 2 weeks. Plus a “how-to” video.

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Heifers that have a high average daily weight gain produce more milk later in life. So increasing a
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Kathy worked with the Bureau of Land Management for 12 years before founding Livestock for Landscapes in 2004. Her twelve years at the agency allowed her to pursue her goal of helping communities find ways to live profitably AND sustainably in their environment. She has been researching and working with livestock as a land management tool for over a decade. When she's not helping farmers, ranchers and land managers on-site, she writes articles, and books, and edits videos to help others turn their livestock into landscape managers.

2 Comments

  1. Garry Rogers says:

    Oh, sorry. You only stroke the ones you are keeping to milk.

  2. Garry Rogers says:

    Stroking calves? Doesn’t that make it hard to kill and eat them?

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