Livestock Management

Livestock Drought Management Recommendations


Managing Through Drought (BC Agriculture website)
 
  • Plan ahead!
  • Early Weaning
  • Fertilization
  • Forage diversification
Grazing Management (BC Agriculture website)
 
Montana & North Dakota State Universities - Drought management strategies for beef cattle (PDF download)
  • key questions to consider when facing drought conditions
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Livestock Watering



Livestock Watering Handbook (BC Agriculture website)
  • watering methods
  • operating options
  • water sources
  • quantity requirements
  • quality requirements
Securing livestock water during drought ( Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada)
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