Tag Archives: Low Stress Livestock Handling

Biology vs. psychology – and three schools of cattle handling

As a livestock owner with tasks to juggle and a short time in which to juggle them, I understand weighing the options for the biggest time benefit. The cowboy side of me also realizes the more time I spend in … Continue reading

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Improving transportation of calves

Back in “the day” (the ‘go go’ days of the tax shelter cowboy-just prior to the wreck of ’74) the fad was buying light cattle down in the deep South and trucking them to feedlots in California. Poor little critters … Continue reading

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8 Steps For Stress-Free Handling Of Cattle On The Range

By Temple Grandin via Beef Magazine People who are just beginning to learn low-stress cattle handling methods on the range need to start on foot and learn how to move with slight body movements. FOLLOW LAND AND LIVESTOCK INTERNATIONAL ON … Continue reading

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Herding experiments could aid pastures, predators

Rodear by LAURA LUNDQUIST, Chronicle Staff Writer The Bozeman Daily Chronicle HELENA – Even though Monday still felt like mid-August, it was time to move the cattle down from the high meadows of the Sieben Livestock Ranch. As the sun … Continue reading

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