Thu, Aug 20, 2020
Tue, Aug 18, 2020
Fri, Aug 14, 2020
Thu, Mar 26, 2020
A successful plan involves a written protocol, knowledgeable and skilled personnel and ways to minimize stress and promote healing.
Producers should talk with local veterinarians about the plan and incorporate their suggestions.
Participating cattle producers have experienced consistent premiums averaging $12.75 per hundredweight over the last nine years compared to non-preconditioned calves.
Producers with fall-calving herds should not overlook two-stage weaning, where the calf is weaned from milk before it is weaned from the cow.
Wed, Mar 25, 2020
Freemartinism can occur when cattle births result in twins that are a heifer calf and a bull calf.
Fri, Sep 06, 2019
Vac-45 calves have a real advantage in terms of health compared to calves weaned for less than a month or those weaned on the way to the livestock market.
Tue, Mar 12, 2019
Late winter and early spring is the most challenging time of the year relative to the nutrition of spring-calving beef cows.