Post Storm Recommendations for Pasture-Based Livestock Farms

— Written By NC State Extension

Pasture-based beef, dairy, sheep and goat farmers need to be diligent in checking livestock, repairing damaged infrastructure, and looking for possible hazards in pastures caused by storm damage. Whether the storm was a severe thunderstorm, a hurricane, or a tornado, storm damage can cause acute injury and further damage to livestock if tending to animals and pastures is made a low priority in the recovery process.

Picking up After the Storm on Pasture-Based Livestock Farms, ( written by NC State Extension Beef Specialist Matt Poore, provides valuable post-storm  recommendations for pasture-based livestock producers.