Humane Livestock Handling

Understanding livestock behavior and building facilities for healthier animals
by Temple Grandin

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Discover how humanely handling your livestock can improve the day-to-day operation and profitability of your farm. Stressing the importance of understanding livestock behavior, Temple Grandin shows you how to develop a respectful working relationship with your animals to promote their health and productivity. With detailed construction plans for animal-friendly facilities...
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Published By Storey Publishing, LLC

Format Paperback


Number Of Pages 227

Publication Date 06/18/2008

ISBN 9781603420280

Dimensions 8.5 inches x 10.85 inches

If the animals on America's factory farms got together to award an Animal Nobel Peace Prize, they would surely give it to Temple Grandin. Who else has brought her combination of deep empathy and hard-headed engineering know-how to their lot? "Humane Livestock Handling" will make that know-how more widely available, and few things could do more to improve the lot of these animals. -Michael Pollan