Whether you're a fulltime farmer or a lifestyle farmer correct animal handling techniques are hugely important. Why? They reduce time, effort and the risk of injury to yourself, and your animals.
The first point of animal handling, like most things on the farm is common sense, animals will always walk away from you, so this is helpful to remember when moving animals around the farm.
DIY advice for lifestylers, written by Kiwi Cattle Yards owner, Euan Seymour.