Re: [tomato] manure

Byron.Bromley (
Fri, 5 Mar 1999 11:00:22 -0500


Think you miss read what I said, I said cow which is the female of the
bovines, A steer is a castrated bull or male of the species. (don't
think I need to mention parts removal) A calf usually refers to a 
young bovine without  gender reference. Or a least it did when I
was on the farm. 


From: Louis Mensing <>
Subject: Re: [tomato] manure
Date: Friday, March 05, 1999 10:08 AM

Gosh Byron...not having ever been present when calves were turned into
steers...I was never *positive* 'what' was removed.  So it was their second

Louis Mensing

-----Original Message-----
From: Byron.Bromley <>
To: <>
Date: Friday, March 05, 1999 6:35 AM
Subject: [tomato] manure

>Noticed posting on steer manure.
>If you have a choice dairy cow manure is better.
>Reason cows have a double stomach, and everything gets digested.
>so there is no weed seeds. Steers do not and seeds do pass thru
>their systems.