The economy of the ancient Hebrews was that of an Iron Age nomadic population where wealth was measured by how many goats, sheep, cattle or camels one possessed. Metalworking and pottery crafts produced knives, weapons, ... More »

Little is known about the oldest eras of ancient Hebrew civilization because the culture was nomadic. The most distinct and long-lasting elements of ancient Hebrew civilization lay not in its architectural, artistic or d... More »

The ancient Hebrew religion is referred to as Judaism. It is characterized by one solitary God, usually called Yahweh. Yahweh was responsible for keeping the people safe and providing for their daily needs. More »

Natural edible sausage casings are made from the small and large intestines of pigs, sheep, goats and cattle. Artificial edible casings are made from collagen, which is taken from split cattle hides. More » Food Food Facts Meat, Poultry & Seafood

The names of some domestic animals are horses, pigs, chickens, ducks, geese, pigeons, cattle, sheep, goats, dogs, cats, camels, llamas, reindeer, yaks and water buffalo. These animals were first domesticated for their us... More »

Texas leads the United States in production of oil, cattle, sheep, hay, goats and cotton. Other agricultural products include poultry, eggs, milk, wheat, rice and peanuts. In addition to oil, mining resources include sul... More »

Hoof-and-mouth disease, also sometimes called foot-and-mouth disease, is a highly contagious viral infection that affects cattle, sheep, goats and pigs. It gets its name from the painful lesions that may form on infected... More »