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from eHow

How to Raise Jersey Cows

How to Raise Jersey Cows (just a simple eHow site; not sure how reputable)

from Traditional Cooking School by GNOWFGLINS

Livestock Winter Care (plus Winter Boost Herbal Formula)

Old Man Winter sure has made his presence known in the U.S. this year. I can’t remember the last time we’ve had such extremely cold temperatures and these subzero windchills. As the thermometer dips lower and lower my family and I concentrate on keeping our animals warm and healthy throughout the cold spell. Plus, I add my signature Winter Boost Herbal Infusion to their water.

Good info on a reasonable family cow milking schedule. No getting up at the crack of dawn and with sharing with a calf for 6 months you don't even have to milk every day!

from A Family Feast

Beef Short Ribs Gravy

Beef Short Ribs Gravy - Fall-off-the-bone tender beef in a rich, incredible gravy. Ultimate comfort food!

Choosing and Training a Livestock Guardian Dog

from Scratch Mommy

Top Animals for the Homestead

So you dream about homesteading but not sure which animals are best to start with? Heather shares what the top animals for the homestead are and why.

from The Prairie Homestead

Home Dairy 101: Cow vs. Goat

Cow VS Goat: Which one is right for YOUR homestead? I like this post because it weighs out the pros and cons of each. #cow #goat #homedairy


Cheesy Beef Goulash

Cheesy Beef Ghoulash - a delicious, hearty and cheesy dinner recipe the entire family will love.

Cows will definately eat fruit trees and will go at great lengths to do so. A bit of fencing around a tree will not stop a cow. She will either squish it down or lean over. They will eat all the leaves, blossoms, pretty much whatever they can reach. This will, of course, kill a small tree.