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Cattle and Snowy Egrets

There’s an stampede of egrets at the south end of Lake Meredith, mostly Cattle Egrets, but there are a couple of Snowy Egrets as well. Most of them are sitting nests right now. 46 more words


' By the Kyle of Lochalsh' Eilean Donan Castle' Scotland

‘By the Kyle of Lochalsh’ Eilean Donan Castle’ Scotland

Oil on canvas

Painting available to purchase :: derek@shapirofineart.com

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In addition to the nesting Clark’s Grebes that I was so excited to see last week while kayaking there was a colony of Cattle Egrets and Snowy Egrets in some salt cedars on the southern shore between Harbor Bay and Alabates.   20 more words


Spring calving

Most of our morning was spent with our cattle, my daughter & son-in-law, and two very good friends.  We had 24 calves from this herd and they all received their baby vaccinations, pinkeye and tetanus shots, eartagged and banded if they were bull calves.   99 more words


Understanding the Veterinary Feed Directive: Part I

This article was written by Paige Nelson and originally published in the Spring 2016 issue of Beef Vet magazine. It has been reproduced here with the explicit permission of the magazine. 1,715 more words


How Quickly Can Russia’s Poultry Meat Production Grow?

Russia could be heading towards self-sufficiency in poultry meat production more quickly than anticipated.

Latest figures from the Russian statistical office and the Russian Agriculture Ministry show that production of poultry meat rose by 6.1 per cent in the first four months of this year. 369 more words

Beautiful New Stock

Our two-year old heifers will soon meet the one of the men of their life.  These girls have turned out so much better than we hoped. 171 more words