Livestock - Products Catalogue

Table of Contents

  1. Animal Health and Welfare
  2. Feed Ingredients
  3. Livestock Housing
  4. Alternative Livestock
  5. Beef Cattle
  6. Dairy Cattle
  7. Horses
  8. Poultry
  9. Sheep and Goats
  10. Swine
  11. Veal
  12. Dead Stock and Disposal
  13. Sustainability
  14. Learn More

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Animal Health and Welfare

Publication Order # Agdex #
Antimicrobial Resistance in Agriculture
13-077
400/08
Biosecurity Fundamentals for Visitors to Livestock Facilities
04-003
400/10
Biosecurity: Health Protection and Sanitation Strategies for Cattle and General Guidelines for Other Livestock
09-079
418/663
Botulism
13-001
400/660
Castration of Calves
07-029
420/26
Cold Stress in Cows
07-001
420/51
Cold Stress on Trucked Cattle
01-079
420/90
Coxiellosis (Q Fever)
13-007
400/660
Dehorning of Calves
09-003
420/20
Equine Herpesvirus
13-003
400/660
Giving Medication to Animals by Injection
07-031
400/20
Hantavirus
13-005
400/660
Influenza
13-009
400/660
Listeriosis
13-011
400/660
Livestock Medicines Act
93-029
400
Plague
13-013
400/660
Salmonellosis
13-015
400/660
Tularemia
13-017
400/660
Use of Electric Prods on Cattle 
01-049
400/20
Verocytotoxigenic Escherichia coli
13-019
400/660

Feed Ingredients

Publication Order # Agdex #
Comparative Feed Values for Ruminants
03-005
400/68
Feed Processing and Manufacturing Terminology
08-039
400/50
Nutrient Testing
03-007
400/68
Stockpiling Perennial Forages for Fall and Winter Grazing
99-009
131/53
Feed Analysis Reports Explained
16-049
400/50
Faba Beans as Protein in Livestock Feed
16-057
400/60

Livestock Housing

Publication Order # Agdex #
Air Quality Inside Livestock Barns
93-001
400/717
Biosecurity Fundamentals for Visitors to Livestock Facilities
04-003
400/10
Building Permit Requirements for Livestock Operations
07-063
720
Conservation Easements for Agricultural Land Use
11-027
812
Farm Fencing Systems
08-035
400/724
Livestock Bedding Alternatives
97-029
400
Rodent Control in Livestock and Poultry Facilities
13-057
400/680

Alternative Livestock

Publication Order # Agdex #
Aleutian Disease in Mink
10-093
475/662
Chronic Wasting Disease Update
11-025
400/663
Farm Layout for Deer and Elk
11-013
400/20
Fencing for Deer and Elk
97-027
400
Recovering Escaped or Released Farmed Deer or Elk
06-077
400

Beef Cattle

Publication Order # Agdex #
Cull Cow Body and Carcass Composition
05-075
424/73
Cattle Identification
10-011
420/10
Dehorning of Calves
09-003
420/20
Genetic Abnormalities in Beef Cattle
93-007
420/20
Managing Outdoor Confinement Areas and Livestock Yards
11-007
720/400
Organic Beef Production
09-067
410/81
Reducing Cattle Shrink
05-063
425/20
Renting Your Land Sustainably
17-005
400/812
Use of Electric Prods on Cattle
14-051
420/20

Beef - Breeding and Reproduction

Publication Order # Agdex #
Beef Bull Fertility
06-015
420/20
Breeds of Beef Cattle In Ontario
01-051
420/32
Castration of Calves
07-029
420/26
Crossbreeding Systems For Beef Production
01-011
420/20

Beef - Feeding and Nutrition

Publication Order # Agdex #
Coping with Hay Shortages in Beef Cow Wintering Rations
07-053
424/52
Creep Feeding Beef Calves
02-027
420/50
Feeding Cattle Beyond Optimum Market Weight and Finish
10-095
425/54
Livestock Access to Watercourses
08-013
400/751
Managing Heat Stress in Fed Cattle
06-107
425/20
Pasture Grasses Identified
06-095
400/62
Replacing Water with Clean Snow for Ewes and Beef Cows
09-065
424/433
Variability of Nutrient Content in Feed Ingredients
04-005
400/60
Weaning Beef Calves
10-015
421/23
Water Requirements for Livestock
07-023
715/552
Fence-Line and TMR Feeding Systems for Beef Cows 15-007 420/50
Alternative Forages and Sample Wintering Rations for Beef Cows
16-051
812

Dairy Cattle

Publication Order # Agdex #
Activity Monitors to Improve Reproduction 13-065 410/20
Body Condition Scoring of Dairy Cattle 00-109 414/20
Dairy Genomic Selection 12-023 410/31
Dehorning of Calves 09-003 420/20
Organic Dairy Production 10-087 410/81
Precision Dairy Management and the Future of Dairy Production in Ontario 07-065 410/20
Using Body Condition Scoring in Dairy Herd Management 94-053 410
Yew Poisoning in Horses and Ruminants 07-055 460/666/400

Dairy Heifers

Publication Order # Agdex #
Considerations for Custom Raising Dairy Heifers
98-059
412
The Cost of Raising Replacement Dairy Heifers
11-055
412

Dairy Cattle - Milking and Milk Quality

Publication Order # Agdex #
Handling Milking Centre Washwater
14-047
410
Maintain Milk Quality by Decreasing Biofilm in the Pipeline
06-089
410
Stray Voltage and Robotic Milking of Dairy Cows
09-075
410/10
Teat Condition Scoring
06-019
414/20
The Advantages of a Consistent Milking Routine
06-069
410
The Warning Signs of Mastitis - Analyzing a Combination of Factors to Decide When to Treat
06-049
414/662

Dairy Cattle - Feeding and Nutrition

Publication Order # Agdex # Price
Dietary Phosphorus in Dairy Cattle
04-001
410/60
Feeding Dairy Cattle to Reduce Excess Nitrogen Output
03-055
410/60
Livestock Access to Watercourses
08-013
400/751
Managing Dairy Rations when Feed Prices are Volatile
09-055
52/410
Organic Dairy Production
10-087
410/81
Pasture Grasses Identified
06-095
400/62
Planning Dairy Operation Feeding Systems for Expansion
11-051w
410/60
Web only
Sub-Acute Ruminal Acidosis (SARA) in Dairy Cows
03-031
414
Variability of Nutrient Content in Feed Ingredients
04-005
400/60
Water Quality for Dairy Cattle
03-085
410
Water Requirements for Livestock
07-023
715/552

Dairy Housing

Publication Order # Agdex #
Dairy Housing - Positive Pressure Air Tube Ventilation for Calf Housing
15-009
410/721
Dairy Housing - Lighting Options for Free stall Housing
15-011
410/721
Dairy Housing - Layout Options
15-015
410/721
Dairy Housing - Ventilation Options for Free Stall Barns
15-017
410/721
Dairy Housing - Using Separated Manure Solids for Compost Bedding
15-019
410/721
Dairy Housing- Milking Centre Design and Construction for Parlour Milking
15-021
410/721
Dairy Housing - Compost Bedding Pack Barns
15-025
410/721
Dairy Housing: Developing the Plan and Procuring Services and Materials for Constructing a New Dairy Barn 16-013 410/721
Dairy Housing - Floor Finish Options for Dairy Free-Stall Housing 16-017 410/721

Horses

Publication Order # Agdex # Price
Selecting Your Horse
07-033
460/11
Body Condition Scoring of Horses
98-101
460/28
Body Condition Scoring (poster) page 2
AF0090
Estimating Body Weight for Horses
10-085
420/28
Bracken-Fern Poisoning in Horses
09-049
663/460
Equine Infectious Anemia (Swamp Fever)
10-083
460/663
Horse Disease Surveillance
09-047
663/460
Horse Foot Health
12-019
460/10
Leptospirosis and Equine Recurrent Uveitis in Horses
00-065
663
Red Maple Leaf Poisoning of Horses
06-109
460/666
Rhodococcus Equi Pneumonia of Foals
90-056
460/666
Web only
Rodent Control in Horse Stables
07-011
400/680
Splints and Fractures of the Splint Bone in Horses
89-093
460/663
Strangles in Horses
03-037
460
The Use of Insecticide-Impregnated Cattle Ear Tags on the Halters of Horses
06-071
460/20
Toxicity of Equisetum to Horses
07-037
460/666
Yew Poisoning in Horses and Ruminants
07-055
460/666/400

Horses - Human Safety

Publication Order # Agdex #
Human Health Concerns When Working With Medications Around Horses
00-063
460

Horses - Housing and Feeding

Publication Order # Agdex #
Forage Substitutes for Horses
05-055
460/60
Manure Storages for Small- to Medium-Size Horse Farms
07-045
743/460
Round-Bale Feeder for Horses
06-075
460/61
Water Requirements of Livestock
07-023
716/400

Horses - Breeding and Reproduction

Publication Order # Agdex #
Abortion in Horses
05-061
460/665
Anatomy, Physiology and Reproduction in the Mare
10-099
460/30
Anatomy, Physiology and Reproduction in the Stallion
11-003
460/30

Poultry

Publication Order # Agdex #
Ascites Syndrome in Meat-Type Chickens
13-063
451/662
Basic Husbandry for Commercial Layers
13-067
451
Basic Husbandry for Commercial Broiler Breeders
13-071
452
Basic Husbandry for Commercial Broilers
13-069
452
Basic Husbandry For Turkeys
93-039
453
Biosecurity for Poultry Shows
17-011
450/10
Biosecurity Recommendations for Commercial Poultry Flocks in Ontario
16-047
450/10
Biosecurity Recommendations for Small Flock Poultry Owners
12-039
450/10
Darkling Beetle Control in Poultry Barns
16-053
451/662
Heat Stress in Caged Layers
88-111
451/20
Transitioning to Modular Loading on the Ontario Broiler Chicken Farm
16-037
452/717
Transport Guidelines for Small Flock Poultry Owners
17-009
450/70
Water Requirements for Livestock
07-023
715/552
Windrow Composting of Poultry Carcasses
09-017
720/450

Sheep and Goats

Publication Order # Agdex #
Avoiding Heat and Cold Stress in Transported Sheep
02-013
430/90
Family Dogs Terrorize Sheep
02-029
430/20
Fencing Options in Predator Control
02-053
430/10
Hypothermia in Newborn Lambs
98-089
431/23
Improving Milk Quality with Udder Preparation for Goats
03-061
435/20
Lamb Carcass Bruising Caused by Grabbing Fleece
02-031
430/26
Lambing Diary
0834E
431
Livestock Guardian Dogs and Their Care in Winter
10-033
430
Lowering Stress in Transported Goats
15-013
435/10
Nutrition and Feeding Systems for Market Lamb Finishing
14-041
430/61
Use Sheep Behaviour to Your Adv antage When Designing Handling Facility
14-035
430/20
Renting Your Land Sustainably
17-005
400/812
Replacing Water with Clean Snow for Ewes and Beef Cows
09-065
424/433
Shearing Facility Design and Shearing in Ontario
14-045
430/772
State of the Goat Industry in Ontario
14-019
State of the Ontario Sheep Industry Report
13-061
430
Using Performance Records for Sheep Selection
00-083
430/31
Understanding Lamb Mortality
12-031W
Feeding Corn Silage to Sheep
14-021
430/61

Sheep and Goats - Breeding and Reproduction

Publication Order # Agdex # Price
Artificial Rearing of Lambs
99-019
431/23
Assisting the Ewe at Lambing
98-091
433/22
Breeding Options for a Commercial Sheep Flock
00-081
430/30
Care of the Newborn Lamb
98-087
431/23
Glossary of Sheep Breeding Terminology
00-079
430
Dairy Goat Management Journal
0850E
435
Sheep Management Journal
0846E
430
Lambing Diary
0834E
430
Hypothermia in Newborn Lambs
98-089
431/23
Out of Season Breeding Alternatives for Sheep
08-065
430/35
Pregnancy Disorders (Metabolic) in Transition Ewes
03-017
433
Pregnancy Scanning: Management Tips
02-061
433/22
Sheep Reproduction Basics and Conception Rates
12-037
433/30
Total Mixed Ration (TMR) Use in the Ewe Flock
14-025
430/50

Sheep and Goats - Feeding and Nutrition

Publication Order # Agdex #
Diet Supplementation for Grazing and Outwintering Ewes 02-045 433/56
Feeding Systems for Sheep 03-013 430/50
Flushing the Ewe Flock: Is it Beneficial? 02-055 433/22
Livestock Access to Watercourses 08-013 400/751
Low Labour Feeding Systems and Bunk Design for Sheep 14-023 430
Market Lamb Nutrition 03-015 434
Protein Content in Modern Sheep Rations 03-019 430
Replacing Water with Clean Snow for Ewes and Beef Cows 09-065 424/433
Water Requirements for Livestock 07-023 715/552

Swine

Publication Order # Agdex # Price
On-Farm Prevention of Broken Needles
09-005
440/20
Farrowing Room Sanitation
12-005w
441/10
Guidance on Pigs with Hernias
13-075
440/20

Swine - Feeding and Nutrition

Publication Order # Agdex #
Comparative Feed Values for Swine
03-003
400/68
Feeder Management in the Grower-Finisher Barn
12-035
444/54
Nutritional Strategies to Decrease Nutrients in Swine Manure
04-035
440/51
Water Requirements for Livestock
07-023
715/552

Pork Production

Publication Order # Agdex #
An Overview of Organic Pork Production
11-043
440/10
Target Weight Calculator for Heavy Hogs
12-057
440
Hog Market Weight Calculator
11-031
440
Pork Safety and Quality: Feed Withdrawal Prior to Slaughter
05-065
444/50
Pork Safety: Managing Toxoplasma in Swine
04-055
440/13
Rendement Napole Gene and Pork Quality
04-083
440/40

Veal

Publication Order # Agdex #
Feeding Pre-Weaned Veal Calves During Winter Months: Understanding Calf Metabolism and Milk Replacers
05-081
415/60
Management of Grain-Fed Veal Calves
06-083
415/20
Water Requirements for Livestock
07-023
715/552

Deadstock and Disposal

Publication Order # Agdex #
Burial of Deadstock
09-029
729/400
Deadstock Disposal Options for On-Farm
09-025
729/400
Disposal Vessels for Farm Animals That Die On-Farm
09-027
729/400
Emergency Disposal of On-Farm Deadstock
09-023
729/400
On-Farm Bin Composting of Deadstock
09-031
725/400
Windrow Composting of Poultry Carcasses
09-017
720/450

 

Sustainability

Publication
Order #
Agdex #
Introduction to Sustainable Agriculture
15-023
810/90
Renting Your Land Sustainably
17-005
400/812
Understanding and Expanding the Capacity of Your Farm
16-059
810

 

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Last Reviewed: 01 June 2017