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livestock

agricultural animals; animals kept for profit.

livestock feed budget
see feed budget.
livestock gross income
total of income from sales of livestock or their produce.
livestock insurance
insurance against loss by death or production, recoupable in terms of loss of capital asset.
livestock producer
animal farmer, e.g. pig farmer.
livestock production system
management strategies, e.g. extensive grazing, zero-grazing, feedlotting, all-in-all-out system.
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American Humane Association was founded around the issue of farm animal welfare in 1877 and has been at the forefront of improvements and protections for children, pets and farm animals for 138 years (see historic timeline ).
We will also have clear data on animal movement as they are very high between the emirates, and because there are so many animal lovers who keep farm animals as a hobby and not for produce," he said.
To mark the RSPCA's Farm Animal Week, a giant chicken run was built to show Assembly Members and others the tight space millions of chicken have to live in.
For more information on activities in your area and ways you can support the RSPCA's farm animal week please go to www.
Dr Julia Wrathall RSPCA head of farm animal welfare Wilberforce Way, Southwater
coli O157 in the North-east where people reported contact with farm animals.
That's right, it can vacate legal requirements, but it has no power to create compulsory standards for "the care and well-being of" farm animals.
Farm Animal Week, from June 18 to 24, is run by the RSPCA's Freedom Food labelling scheme, and we are asking people to pop along to their local Sainsbury's store to help raise money for farm animals.
Outbreaks of gastro-intestinal illness associated with contact with farm animals peak in the spring and summer as this coincides with schools holidays when visits to petting farms tend to be more popular.
Agriculture and animal health account for 100% of our business--always have and probably always will--so buying farm animals and supplies for needy families through 'Food for the Poor' seemed like an appropriate way to give back, express our appreciation and also promote farming," says PR Works Pres/Founder Joseph Weeks.
Figures from a YouGov poll carried out for Freedom Food, the RSPCA's farm assurance and food labelling scheme, showed an across-the-board lack of knowledge about the majority of farm animals.
com A friendly family-run farm park set in acres of parkland with rare and traditional farm animals plus activities throughout the day.

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