WorldCat Identities

Ensminger, M. Eugene

Overview
Works: 142 works in 489 publications in 2 languages and 8,322 library holdings
Genres: Encyclopedias  Handbooks and manuals 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: SF61, 636.1
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by M. Eugene Ensminger
The stockman's handbook by M. Eugene Ensminger( Book )

39 editions published between 1955 and 1992 in 3 languages and held by 1,192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This handbook updates the traditional gamut of livestock production, marketing, and provessing. Additionally, it contains new and authoritative information relative to livestock production, including animal behavior and environment, pollution control, confinement production, genetic resistance to disease, hormonal control of heat, ova transplantation, and maximum utilization of forage and by-product feeds
Animal science by M. Eugene Ensminger( Book )

47 editions published between 1950 and 1991 in 3 languages and held by 1,006 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

General sections; Beef cattle; Dairy cattle; Sheep; Goats; Swine; Poultry; Horses; Rabbits; Aquaculture
Horses and horsemanship by M. Eugene Ensminger( Book )

48 editions published between 1956 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 945 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Genetic wizardry by gene splicing is giving rise to a major scientific revolution called biotechnology, which will involve every facet of horse production -- from breeding, to feeding, to disease and parasite control. But advanced technology calls for advanced scientific and practical expertise relative to horses and horsemanship, along with futuristic knowledge of biotechnology, pollution and environmental control, biological control of pests, conservation of energy, care of horses in confinement, horse behavior and animal welfare, and sustainable agriculture. All these developments are covered in this book, along with the basics of horse breeding, care, management, and performance
Beef cattle science by M. Eugene Ensminger( Book )

48 editions published between 1951 and 1997 in 3 languages and held by 831 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Topics span: the history and business of cattle raising; nutrient requirements, health, behavior, genetics, and slaughter; weights and measures of animals and feeds; breed registry associations and periodicals; and U.S. and Canadian colleges of agriculture
Swine science by M. Eugene Ensminger( Book )

43 editions published between 1957 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 663 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

History and development of the swine industry; World and U.S. swine and pork - past, present, and future; Breeds of swine; Establishing the herd, selecting and judging swine; Selecting, fitting, and showing swine; Principles of genetics; Reproduction in swine; Fundamentals of swine nutrition; Swine feeding standards, rations formulation, and feeding programs; Grains and other high energy feeds for swine; Protein feeds for swine; Pastures and forages for swine; Swine behavior and environment; Swine management; Swine health, diseases prevention, and parasite control; Buildings and equipment for swine; Marketing and slaughtering hogs; Pork and by-products from hog slaughter; Business aspects of swine production; Glossary of swine terms; Feed composition tables
Poultry science by M. Eugene Ensminger( Book )

27 editions published between 1971 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 631 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The poultry industry; Avian anatomy and physiology: the egg; Incubation and brooding; Poultry breeding; Feeds and additives; Fundamentals of poultry nutrition; Poultry feeding standards, ration formulation, and feeding programs; Poultry management; Poultry behavior and experiment; Poultry houses and equipment; Layers; Broilers (fryers), roasters, and capons; Turkeys; Ducks, geese, and miscellaneous poultry; Marketing poultry and eggs; Business aspects of poultry production; Feed composition tables
Horses and tack by M. Eugene Ensminger( Book )

6 editions published between 1977 and 1991 in English and held by 486 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The complete encyclopedia of horses by M. Eugene Ensminger( Book )

8 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sheep & goat science by M. Eugene Ensminger( Book )

7 editions published between 1986 and 2002 in English and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Breeding and raising horses by M. Eugene Ensminger( Book )

6 editions published between 1970 and 2005 in English and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The complete book of dogs by M. Eugene Ensminger( Book )

5 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Data on dogs including their selection, breeding, feeding, health, housing, training, grooming, showing, various uses, and general care and management. Lists dog books and magazines, humane organizations, and colleges of veterinary medicine
Sheep husbandry by M. Eugene Ensminger( Book )

7 editions published between 1952 and 1955 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

China--the impossible dream by M. Eugene Ensminger( Book )

5 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Horsemanship and horse care by M. Eugene Ensminger( Book )

4 editions published between 1972 and 1973 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stockman's handbook digest by M. Eugene Ensminger( Book )

2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Feeds & nutrition digest : formerly, Feeds & nutrition--abridged by M. Eugene Ensminger( Book )

9 editions published in 1990 in English and Undetermined and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Genetic wizardry by gene splicing has given rise to biotechnology which involves every facet of animal production from breeding and feeding to the finished product, including their genetic makeup of animals and the feed they eat, the digestion, physiology, stress tolerance, disease resistance and efficiency of production of animals, the composition, quality, and quantity of products produced, along with the production of large quantities of drugs and chemicals
Beef cattle husbandry by M. Eugene Ensminger( Book )

5 editions published between 1951 and 1955 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Animal science digest by M. Eugene Ensminger( Book )

3 editions published between 1983 and 1991 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Horse husbandry by M. Eugene Ensminger( Book )

5 editions published in 1951 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Light horses by M E Ensminger( Book )

1 edition published in 1965 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The stockman's handbook
Alternative Names
Ensminger, Gene.

Ensminger, Gene 1908-1998

Ensminger, M. E.

Ensminger, M. E. (Marion Eugene)

Ensminger, Marion Eugene.

Ensminger, Marion Eugene 1908-1998

Languages
English (275)

Spanish (40)

Covers
Animal scienceHorses and horsemanshipBeef cattle scienceSwine sciencePoultry scienceHorses and tackSheep & goat scienceBreeding and raising horsesFeeds & nutrition digest : formerly, Feeds & nutrition--abridged