10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «BIESTINGS»
Discover the use of biestings
in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to biestings
and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
... below ; and insignificant as this complaint is usually regarded, it carries off
more calves than most breeders are aware of. (1683.) The first food which the calf
receives consists of what its mother first yields after calving, namely, biestings ...
Henry Stephens, John Stuart Skinner, 1854
The American veterinarian; or, Diseases of domestic animals: ...
... there is no more danger of this than of a tobacco-chewer getting choked with
his quid. GIVING COWS BIESTINGS. Numerous cases are mentioned in which
cows have been injured by drinking biestings, or first-drawn milk after the calf has
The American veterinarian: or Diseases of domestic animals
GIVING COWS BIESTINGS. Numerous cases are mentioned in which cows have
been injured by drinking biestings, or first-drawn milk after the calf has sucked,
especially when they gave a large mess. In some cases it has proved fatal. In one
The Book of the Farm: Detailing the Labors of the Farmer, ...
The first food which the calf receives consists of what its mother first yields after
calving, namely, biestings. Being of the consistence of egg, it seems to he an
appropriate food for the foetus just ushered into the world. On giving the calf its
Henry Stephens, John Stuart Skinner, 1852
Ritual and Belief in Morocco:
Among the Ait Temsaman, I was told, there are families who do not allow
members of other households to partake of the biestings of their cows, because
they have noticed that after they have shared the biestings with strangers the cow
Ritual and Belief in Morocco: Vol. I (Routledge Revivals)
mistress of the tent is the first to partake of the boiled biestings (adgas, a name
given to the biestings whether boiled or not). Among the Ait Nder the women
should eat first, because then the cow will in the future give birth to heifers only,
and a ...
A Concise Etymological Dictionary of the English Language
Biestings,. Beestings,. the. first. milk given by a cow after calving. (E.) A. S. bysting
, byst (for Hiest), thick milk. From A. S. beast, first milk after calving. +Du, biest ; G.
biest-mikh. Bifurcated, two-pronged. (L.) Late L. bifureättfs, pp. of bifurcan, ...
Walter W. Skeat, Walter William Skeat, 2005
Annual Report of the Secretary for Agriculture
31 -(H) 30-40 30 49 2170 Averages •28-65 1 of biestings mixed with 8 of a 11 -50
I 0. ,n milk 12-90 i ^*-*U I. 13-0 ; 10-03 I c 1 1 -40 | 12-60 ( d 8-55i 918 f 28-62 22-
27 Difference between Actual ani Calculatet!. - 020 - 0 34 + 031 + 0-36 + 0-03 + ...
Victoria. Dept. of Agriculture, 1902
Difference between Actual and Calculated. milk In smaller test tubes Averages 1
of biestings mixed with 8 of milk Averages From the above figures it will be seen
that the actual results obtained with the riiixture of one of biestings with four of ...
Victoria. Dept. of Agriculture, 1900
Wörterbuch der klassischen arabischen Sprache
(denom.) j-m die Biestmilch abmelken / to milk, draw off, biestings from a р., с. acc
. p.: laba' tu n-nä- 35 qata a. Zaid Liba' 142, -4f. — j-n mit Biestmilch säugen, j-m
Biestmilch zu trinken geben / to suckle a p. with biestings, to give a p. biestings ...
Manfred Ullmann, Deutsche Morgenländische Gesellschaft, 1983
8 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «BIESTINGS»
Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term biestings
is used in the context of the following news items.
'Feeding yoghurt milk is good for calves'
He also said calves should always get three litres of colostrum (biestings) in the first two hours from their own mother. “Calves should always ... «Agriland, Feb 14»
Best of luck with calving season 2014
Biestings, rich with blood, would stick to your fingers as you capitalised on the reflex action of the suck. Later that morning, the sight of a calf ... «Irish Farmers Journal, Jan 14»
Farmer writes: Cost of vaccinating - is it worth is?
... system of the ewe herself for the next year and that she will pass on passive immunity to her offspring through her lambs via the biestings. «Irish Farmers Journal, Jan 14»
Colostrum key to ensuring calves survives first month
Feeding enough good quality colostrum (biestings) to a newborn calf is the single most important thing that a farmer can do to help ensure that ... «Irish Independent, Jan 14»
Weaning and flies increase the risk of summer mastitis
... of Autumn born calves will reduce the risk period but a dry period of six to eight weeks is recommended to provide good quality biestings. «Farming Life, Jul 12»
Minimise sick animals at calving with good planning and hygiene
This is given by feeding the calf its own colostrum (biestings). Colostrum contains antibodies and growth factors, and is superior in nutritional ... «Irish Independent, Jan 12»
Preventing the death of new-born puppies
When newborn puppies don't get a suck of biestings (the first milk secreted by the mother immediately after giving birth) straight away when ... «Mayo News, Aug 11»
Colostrum: Giving the calf a good start in life
This milk (biestings and colostrum) is vital to the calf's health and well-being. ... Mixing biestings from a group of cows for feeding to a different ... «Irish Independent, Jan 09»