Hoof Care Articles

  • Hoof Trim

    With this demo movie you learn how to create hoof trim protocols and action lists in your management program. We will learn how to create it, adding cows that need a hoof trim and how to remove them. Watch and learn how to do it yourself! Don't forget to turn on your sound. To see video, please click ...


    By Uniform-Agri

  • Facilitating Sustainable Farming

    Green power for your greens, milk and eggs Wind matches the agricultural load This XANT clients runs a poultry hatchery in West-Flanders. Poultry hatcheries produce most of the eggs consumed in the developed world.  The chicks are bred at controlled room temperature and continuous ventilation, and hence hatcheries consume a lot of electricity. To ...


    By XANT NV

  • Animal waste categorisation

    Animal by-products (ABPs) are divided into 3 categories, based on the risks they pose. Category 1 ABPs – are classed as high risk. Carcasses and body ...

  • Catastrophic cost of Foot and Mouth Disease

    Foot and Mouth disease has never completely disappeared. Although it has been almost 20 years since the last major outbreak of Foot and Mouth disease in the UK, which cost the industry more than £8 Billion, it does not mean that the disease is not still a very real risk to the economy. ...

  • A biosecure composting system for disposal of cattle carcasses and manure following infectious disease outbreak

    Received for publication April 11, 2008. During outbreaks of infectious animal diseases, composting may be an effective method of disposing of mortalities and potentially contaminated manure. Duplicate biosecure structures containing 16 cattle (Bos taurus) mortalities (343 kg average weight) were constructed with carcasses placed on a 40-cm straw layer and overlaid with 160 cm of feedlot manure. ...

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