There is obviously a lot that falls under this category. The biology and nutritional demands that our livestock need in order to function optimally in their environment is an often focused on topic. Genetics and the desired phenotypes of our livestock also tends to get a great deal of attention from most producers. However, understanding our livestock also encompasses another important aspect that we sometimes don’t focus on as much as we could and that can result in a less than desirable outcome and have unintended effects that we sometime are not even aware of.

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Livestock Handling And How We Can Do Better