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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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Monitoring AM levels may also give livestock producers the opportunity to help sick animals recover from illness and make them safe for processing, which would be a plus for the producer and the consumer.
MaxQ(R) gives livestock producers a revolutionary outlook on the potential value of both their cattle and their land because this technology makes a fundamental change in the health to both cattle and horses," said Ronnie Stapp, executive vice-president of grass seed operations at Pennington Seed.
LIP provides compensation to eligible livestock producers that have suffered livestock death losses in excess of normal mortality due to adverse weather.
Ridge's interim state farm-relief program is to help address the hay needs of livestock producers -- pending federal farm-relief grants -- and help preserve and protect Pennsylvania agriculture's capacity to produce food and fiber," Secretary Hayes said.
Bell, who also serves as president of the Ohio Farm Bureau Federation, said the initiative is designed to benefit livestock producers of all sizes.
Although local markets for crop residues and forages can be found in many areas, little is known about their levels of performance, even while livestock producers are increasingly reliant on markets for feed.
something most livestock producers really appreciate.
The value-added processing and packaging method will solve the problems remote livestock producers have of getting their product to market.
25 June 2010 - The Dutch animal feed manufacturers association (Nevedi), in cooperation with livestock producers and veterinarians, today urged for the end of antibiotic usage in feed as soon as possible.
SERVICE BUSINESS: Packing Company: Started in 1975 they provide a carcass disposal service to livestock producers, livestock markets and slaughter plants in a 23 county area of Southwest Missouri.
This new plant will be a great resource for livestock producers, as well as providing a good return on investment for the members of both of our co-ops.
The goals of the rally are to transfer knowledge and experience to livestock farmers on production and management issues as well as to allow livestock producers to have access to modern livestock breeds.

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