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  • Personal Narrative: A Career As A Dairy Farmer

    Shortly after I graduated High School I realized my dream of working with cattle and following in my father’s footsteps. What I didn’t realize is how much a dairy farmer needs to use written word to converse with others. I was eighteen years old and was talking to a loan officer to purchase my first few animals to start me career as a dairy farmer. He asks me, “What is your plan? How will you earn enough money to cover your loans and live comfortably? How will you convince me that you are a…

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  • Bovine Mastitis Case Study

    Bovine Mastitis: Treatment with Intramammary Infusion of Antibiotics Bovine mastitis is a serious infection in milking cows, and it is avoidable. The financial impact on the industry is approximately two billion dollars a year. (Jayarao, 2014) Intramammary infusion of antibiotics is a common and well tolerated treatment. An explanation on the basics of bovine mastitis is provided, as well as detailed instructions on performing the intramammary infusion. There is also something you, as a…

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  • Rope Horse Pros And Cons

    becomes hot or chargy, it is nothing to worry about. Go back to tracking the calf slowly and help the horse out more. Another thing that trainers do is use a donkey instead of a calf. Some horses get tired of calves. Donkeys are less predictable than cattle, allowing the horse to pay closer attention. A donkey also hops similar to a calf and steer. The next step is to begin working out of the box. It is best to make sure that the horse remains relaxed and is always paying attention to the rider…

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  • Cultural Values Of The Calabash And The Horn

    The calabash and the horn The calabash and the horn are objects of great cultural value in the bakossi and ngemba ethnic groups in the South West and North West regions of Cameroon respectively. While the calabash Is typical to the bakossi and the horn to the ngemba, both are sometimes used together in some cases. To a stranger, the calabash is simply a bottle gourd or a calabash gourd which is a large vine fruit and a horn is a hard curved and pointed outgrowth on the head of some animals like…

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  • Personal Narrative: Rodeo

    Rodeo We had been in Weatherford, Texas for almost 8 months. Coming from rural California we were no strangers to rodeo. Just a few weeks back the wife and I had attended the Fort Worth Stock Show Rodeo with our 5 year-old son, Dylan. I asked Dylan, “so what do you think?” and Dylan said, “I can do that, I want to be a bull rider.” I thought to myself, wow! Is my boy being serious? Watching the rest of the rodeo was such a joy seeing my son light up and talk about all the cowboys. Once we…

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  • The Omnivore's Dilemma Summary

    Concentrated Animal Feedlot Operations and Their Risks Following Michael Pollan’s view in his book, The Omnivore’s Dilemma, he covers the realm of concentrated animal feedlot operations (COFAs) in his extensive spiel about the overarching concept of corn in our society. He discusses his purchased steer, number 534, as he accompanies its journey through the system. In the beginning 534 enjoyed his life on a green pasture with his mother for six months, until he became strong and bulky enough to…

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  • Kalvarayan Hills Case Study

    In a nutshell, it has been found that majority of the respondents’ individual annual income from livestock ranges from Rs. 10,001 to Rs.20, 000. 4.2.27. Channel of Distribution for Agricultural Producers of the Respondents The produces in tribal area can be channelized directly to wholesalers or through commission agents or to farmer markets. The channel of distribution for the producers of the tribes in Kalvarayan Hills is presented in the ensuing Table. Table No. 4.26 Channel of Distribution…

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  • Essay On Bullfighting

    Corrida de toros y encierro is Spanish for fighting of the bull. Bullfighting is losing its popularity but it is still very relevant in these areas Spain, Portugal, southern parts of France, and some Latin American countries (donquijote.org). Bullfighting is the Spanish sport where a man fights a bull in a stadium with thousands of people watching. The bull fighters also known as Perkins,2 Matadors and Toreros use red capes to antagonize the Bulls. The sport of bullfighting is enjoyed by many…

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  • The Jungle Research Paper

    Sinclair, U. (2002). The jungle (C.V. Eby, Ed., Norton critical ed.). New York: W. W. Norton & Company. (Original work published 1906) This is a review on select meat packing issues raised in The Jungle regarding organized crime, government action/inaction, food and worker safety, and reform in the early 1900s. Packingtown is “a section of southwest Chicago,” comprised of “stockyards, slaughter-houses, factories, and cramped and filthy living quarters” (Sinclair, 1906/2002, p. vii). The Jungle…

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  • Got Milk Case Study

    Robot milkers provide a supplement of nutrients needed for top milk production instead of feeding that on the bunk. This allows cows of higher milk production to receive more supplement and cows that do not produce as much to receive less compared to it being fed on the bunk with the silage where all cows receive the same amount regardless of…

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