animals so that they are healthy and productive means a lot of hard
work, and some basic knowledge on what to feed them, good housing, and
a good health care management system.
Here is information on how
to care for your
, orphan lambs
well as raising
Looking after farm animals and good animal husbandry can be
daunting if you are new at homesteading
. There is lots to think about
in animal care and even knowing what to do with that horse
that you will have as horse owners. It will soon add
up, and unless you have a good management program in place your farm
could become a stinky mess that is an ideal breeding ground for
What you feed your livestock is the most important aspect in
maintaining their health and fertility. For us, there is no doubt that
is the only way to go when keeping sheep and cattle. You are planting
feed that will medicate your livestock naturally, give them a daily
tonic, as well as keep internal parasites and worms down.
Besides the information below on farm animals and animal husbandry, we
also have some free
for you to watch on a number of different
including farm safety.