1. M

    Calf with a Cough

    My 7 week old Holstein calf has a dry cough after it being wet and the temp dropping from 72 to 27 degreesin 24 hrs. We put a blanket on her and she has shelter. What could or should I do for her?
  2. Corinne

    Recurrent Diarhea

    Hello! I’m new to BYH and in need of a little advice. Typically I would opt straight for veterinary care vs “Dr. Goggling” but this hopefully is somewhat simple. First and foremost Regina (1.5 week old Brangus calf) is doing well for the most part. She is acting like a normal spunky little lady...
  3. M

    How much meat will I get from a 1000lb cow

    How much meat will I get from a 1000lb Holstein Steer?? And how much is that meat worth?
  4. M

    Cow with odd lump on leg

    Holstein cow has had this lump on her leg for years. When You remove it, it comes back. The vet came in and didn’t know what it was. Anyone have any ideas? Check out the picture. Thanks
  5. skeleroo

    New To Cows - QUESTIONS!!

    This past year my husband and I bought ten-ish acres and a really old farmhouse and we have slowly been settling in. Now that the land is fenced in properly and we've got working gates (!!!!) I'm ready to take the dive into the wonderful world of cattle. We want cows for meat. I'd like to breed...
  6. MargaretClare

    Storing Caul Fat??

    I was planning on keeping the caul fats off our butchers this year and trying some recipes but I won't be using all of them immediately. What are some ways to store it so that it will remain intact? I know it's pretty perishable and I've read it can be frozen but are there certain storage...
  7. Matt n Lee

    How to transport a calf like a pro :)

    A little excitement when the neighbors bull calf shows up at our house unexpectedly
  8. M

    Which products from which animals? (Dairy)

    Hello, About a year ago when we first started putting together our little farm I was reading through a website about different diary producing animals. I was not smart enough to bookmark that website and have been searching for it ever since. There was one piece of information that stuck with...
  9. newton the goat

    new to cattle

    so I was given a Holstein bull calf as a gift by a local dairy farmer for my family helping take down one of his old barns. he will be staying in their barn until it warms up out here a bit. I'm with him every morning and evening to get him to bond with me so when he comes to our home he will...
  10. DaisythePig

    Cow has bare spots on neck that itch.

    My cow has crusty bare spots on her neck and eyes. Does anyone have any advice or similar cases? Any advice is welcome! Thank You!
  11. Deer Nightmare


    I was wondering how much land does a usual cow needs. This may seem like a dumb question. Thanks for the info! Noelle
  12. Holly Beatenbo

    Hi from the farm

    Hi my name is Holly Beatenbo i'm currently working for a petting farm and have a small hobby farm. we raise Scottish highlander cows, pot bellied pigs, miniature horses and donkeys, angora goats and milk goats, alpacas, and one llama named Jeffery, angora rabbits, dwarf rabbits, ponies and much...
  13. raeleigh26

    NE ok, iso mini cattle

    Does anyone have mini cattle for sale near Tulsa, ok, Any breed, heifers or cows? Thanks in advance!