Livestock Management

Livestock Drought Management Recommendations

Managing Through Drought (BC Agriculture website)
  • Plan ahead!
  • Early Weaning
  • Fertilization
  • Forage diversification
Grazing Management (BC Agriculture website)
Montana & North Dakota State Universities - Drought management strategies for beef cattle (PDF download)
  • key questions to consider when facing drought conditions

Livestock Watering

Livestock Watering Handbook (BC Agriculture website)
  • watering methods
  • operating options
  • water sources
  • quantity requirements
  • quality requirements
Securing livestock water during drought ( Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada)