On July 28, 1900, Louis Lassen served a hamburg steak between two slices of bread–and voila! The Hamburger was born! So, today in celebration of Louis and the first hamburger, let me share a recipe or two, and a link or three and just see if you can’t get excited about hamburgers!
My favorite place to get hamburger recipes is the Certified Angus Beef recipe page…did you know they have a… Read More
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If you are a money minded person you could be looking for other ways to extra money, raising cows for profits is an alternative business you can get into. It has great returns of investment especially in the winter seasons.
One easy way of making money from raising Cows is by cattle flipping. When cattle flipping, you purchase cheap cattle, give them food so they put on weight then sell them at a higher price.
The first thing to do is to buy the cattle from auctions, livestock magazines or even online. Try to find raised or feeder calves that are less costly and free from illnesses. To make sure the cattle are not sick, try purchasing them from a reputable seller.
The next thing is to prepare for your cattle, the things you need to get ready are shelter, pasture, hay, water and other feeds.
When starting out try to ensure you reduce your expenses. As for shelter you can go for simple windbreakers instead of expensive barns. Once your livestock start making you money you may then build larger shelters for them.
When it comes to water be sure that you have more than enough for them. A single cow can drink about 12 gallons of water each day. You can build water troughs for your cows to drink clean water from.
Most of the money you have prepared in farming your cows must be invested in pasture. You also have to spend a lot on hay was well, hay helps a lot in the production of meat. Alfalfa works well for meat production.
Corn is suggested when it comes to feeding you cows, cattle just love corn and its best for fattening them up as well. Your local feed mill will help in supplying you with well mixed corn. Or you can buy cow feeds from your local livestock store.
With these steps you can be on your way to raising healthy livestock for profits. Other thing you have to do is get to know other livestock owners in your area and learn how they start making income from their livestock.