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    Take the stress out of weaning

    NoseRings to wean calves have been around since 1997, when Dick Richardson of Vryburg came up with the concept to reduce costs from loss of production due to stress. It soon transpired that NoseRings offer several additional advantages, such as easier management of grazing planning, larger and fewer herds, and easier single herd management. If […] More

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    Silent, stress-free weaning is achievable

    by Judy Richardson and Michael Cox Last month we discussed weaning procedures that cause the least problems for both animal and farmer. This month we introduce a very handy product to make the task of weaning even easier. All cattle ranchers know the stress of weaning – broken fences as cows and calves try to […] More