Reindeer Feeding and Nutritional Requirements
This article describes the nutritional requirements for healthy and satisfied reindeer.
Sep 4, 2004, 15:26
Feeding elk in the aftermath of a drought
Finding ways to get through the drought that has stunted, and in some cases annihilated, the first cut of hay and any pasture growth, is no laughing matter. It can involve some tough decisions. This article examines some strategies for feeding your elk during dry times.
Jul 26, 2003, 09:17
Nutrition requirements for deer and elk
This article describes the nutritional requirements of deer and elk during the various seasons.
Jul 25, 2003, 21:14
Avoiding and treating grain overload
Grain overload, also known as "Lactic Acidosis" or "Acute Carbohydrate Engorgement", is a condition experienced by ruminants such as cattle, sheep and goats. Wild ruminants such as elk and deer appear to be more susceptible to this condition than traditional livestock species.
Jul 25, 2003, 16:10
Pastures for deer in southern USA
Profitability of deer farming, as with other livestock operations, is enhanced when adapted forages are utilized to meet as much of the nutrient requirements of the animal as possible.
Jul 25, 2003, 12:52
Pasture management for elk
Elk are versatile and efficient plant eaters. They happily graze and browse an almost endless variety of grasses, forbs, shrubs and trees - but they eat only the choice parts of each one! This articles looks at ways to provide a "good" pasture for your farmed elk.
Jul 24, 2003, 20:42
Feeding of farmed white-tailed deer
Provides some basic information about the feeding of farmed white-tailed deer.
Jul 24, 2003, 10:56
Feeding whitetails during a drought
This article talks about some of step deer farmers can take to reduce costs of feeding whitetail deer during dry weather when feed is scarce and expensive.
Jul 22, 2003, 03:46