Identifying Dugout Algae vs. Duckweed
Concerns may arise about what is growing in the dugouts, specifically, if a growth will be harmful to cattle. Learn the difference between duckweed and algae.
Dugout Development and “Site Selection Tool for Livestock Watering”
There are a lot of factors that come into play when considering a dugout. The type of dugout, its placement, ease access, and water quality are just a few factors producers should think about.
Handheld Probes for Managing Water Quality on Your Farm
Information on purchasing a water meter to test livestock water sources on your operation
Livestock Water Quality
Do you know the status of your water quality for your livestock? Find out more about water quality testing, results and options to improve it.
Snow as a Water Source
Water is important for livestock and requirements vary depending on the species. Learn about how to use snow as a safe water source for livestock in the winter.
Water Testing and Feed Contacts, Laboratories and Companies
Looking for feed and water testing labs in Western Canada and the United States? Find a list and contact information of laboratories and companies here.