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Humane livestock handling : [understanding livestock behavior and building facilities for healthier animals] / Temple Grandin ; with Mark Deesing.

By: Grandin, Temple [Author].
Contributor(s): Deesing, Mark.
Material type: TextTextPublisher: North Adams, MA. : Storey Pub., 2008Description: xii, 227 p. : ill., charts ; 28 cm.ISBN: 9781603420280 (pbk. : alk. paper).Subject(s): Livestock -- Behavior | Livestock -- Handling -- United States | Animal welfare | Livestock -- Housing -- United States -- Design and construction | Perrotis College -- Bachelor of science degreeDDC classification: 179.3
Partial contents:
PART I. About Grazing Animals : 1. Animal perception - 2. Genetics and learned behavior - - PART II. Handling livestock : 3. From pasture to pen - 4. At the handling facility - 5. Humane slaughter - - PART III. Create a Low-Stress Handling System : 6. Planning and designing - 7. Construction - - PART IV. Facility Plans : 8. Ranch layout options and details - - 9. Gates, latches, and other useful things - - 10. Feedlots and beef plants.
Summary: Safer handling, better meat. Improve the day-to-day operation as well as the profitability of your farm by raising healthier, more contented animals. The benefits are great - for you and for your livestock.
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Παράρτημα της Κεντρικής Βιβλιοθήκης στο Κολέγιο Περρωτής.

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Perrotis College - Bachelor degree RES 179.3 Gra c.1 (Browse shelf) Available (Overnight Loan Only) 13016374

Livestock Installations and Hygiene Livestock Management Specialization Fall semester

Course Reserves Course Reserves "George and Charlotte Draper" Information & Media Hub

Παράρτημα της Κεντρικής Βιβλιοθήκης στο Κολέγιο Περρωτής.

"George and Charlotte Draper" Information & Media Hub

Παράρτημα της Κεντρικής Βιβλιοθήκης στο Κολέγιο Περρωτής.

Perrotis College - Bachelor degree RES 179.3 Gra c.2 (Browse shelf) Available (Overnight Loan Only) 13016375

Livestock Installations and Hygiene Livestock Management Specialization Fall semester


Includes index.

On the back cover : "Includes complete construction plans for facilities of every size : handling systems for ranches, cattle corral systems, sheep and bison corrals, loading camp details, fences and gates, latches."

Bibliography : p. 217-219.

PART I. About Grazing Animals : 1. Animal perception - 2. Genetics and learned behavior - - PART II. Handling livestock : 3. From pasture to pen - 4. At the handling facility - 5. Humane slaughter - - PART III. Create a Low-Stress Handling System : 6. Planning and designing - 7. Construction - - PART IV. Facility Plans : 8. Ranch layout options and details - - 9. Gates, latches, and other useful things - - 10. Feedlots and beef plants.

Safer handling, better meat. Improve the day-to-day operation as well as the profitability of your farm by raising healthier, more contented animals. The benefits are great - for you and for your livestock.

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