Tag Archives: deadstock removal

Join us in Fort Macleod on Tuesday November 19, 2019 to learn about on-farm livestock mortality composting.  Speakers  Tim Reuter and Cody Metheral (Alberta Agriculture and Forestry) and Jeff Bectell (Waterton Biosphere Reserve Association) will cover topics including regulations, facility design, composting process, and managing carnivore attractants. See poster below for more information. Call 403-653-4977 […]

“You’ve got livestock – you’ve got deadstock”.   That may sound callous to some but unfortunately farms and ranches all have some degree of death loss, often caused by weather, disease and the birthing process.  Traditionally, many farms and ranches disposed of these carcasses in a “boneyard”.   This would be a selected area on their land […]