Raising livestock can assist a family in not only providing for family nutritional needs, but also can assist them economically. There are also ways that families can assist others through passing on the offspring to another family for them to raise and benefit their nutritional and economic needs. Whether it is small animal raising such as bees, fish, rabbits or poultry, or larger animals such as goats, pigs, and cattle, there are options for rural families to improve their lives by raising livestock.



A couple resource links on live stock include: and