Why do cows eat the placenta from their newborn calves?

Why do cows eat the placenta from their newborn calves?

Dr. Ken McMillan

DTN/The Progressive Farmer

Many benefits have been claimed from the practice. The placenta does contain high levels of hormones, iron, B vitamins and endorphins (the body’s natural pain relievers).

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