Hoard's Dairyman Handy Hint October 10, 2010

Handy Hint: October 10, 2010

Colored buckets identify calf sex

We have finally found an easy way to identify the sex of our calves when they are in hutches. Heifer calves are given a pink water bucket, while blue is used for bull calves. This system has worked very well for our employees and us.
Julian Miller, Kentucky