Southeast Iowa cattle herd thriving on sawdust-based feed

Southeast Iowa cattle herd thriving on sawdust-based feed

The Gazette

While it’s not quite spinning straw into gold, Bob Batey is converting sawdust from his lumber mill into nutritious and palatable feed for his cattle.

When Batey fills his feed bunks with the 70 percent sawdust ration, his cows eat it like candy, plunging their faces into it and licking their lips.

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