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Temple Grandin's Guide to Working with Farm Animals: Safe, Humane Livestock Handling Practices for the Small Farm

Temple Grandin

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Product Details
Format:
Paperback
ISBN:
9781612127446
Published:
01 May 2017
Publisher:
Storey Publishing
Dimensions:
192 pages - 254 x 190 x 10mm

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Award-winning author Temple Grandin is famous for her groundbreaking approach to decoding animal behaviour. Now she extends her expert guidance to small-scale farming operations. Grandin’s fascinating explanations of how herd animals think — describing their senses, fears, instincts, and memories — and how to analyze their behaviour, will help you handle your livestock more safely and effectively. You’ll learn to become a skilled observer of animal movement and behaviour, and detailed illustrations will help you set up simple and efficient facilities for managing a small herd of 3 to 25 cattle or pigs, or 5 to 100 goats or sheep.

HUMANE LIVESTOCK HANDLING ISBN 9781603420280

Revered animal behavior expert Temple Grandin offers small-scale farmers of all levels her unique insights into cattle, pigs, sheep, and goats, along with practical guidance on how to safely and humanely move, handle, and restrain livestock.

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