ArticleYou are probably wondering how this applies to you if your cows are still pregnant and calves aren’t expected just yet. Let’s take a few minutes and review events prior to and after calving that have an impact on subsequent reproductive processes (and calves).
ArticleCreep-feeding and early weaning are two options a cow-calf manager has in dealing with young calves. Each practice has a specific purpose in a management scheme. However, they are sometimes used improperly and the expected goal is not achieved.
ArticleAn animal’s need for water varies with type of animal and production level, as well as environmental conditions. Proper amounts of good, clean water are important for the health and productivity of the animal. This article will address quantity and quality of water for livestock, and using water to control grazing.
PublicationWith this information you can start to determine whether any changes need to be made in order to provide the proper levels of minerals in your animals’ ration. Once you determine you need to make changes for improvement, please seek additional help.
ArticleThis article has been prepared to provide alternate disposal options for animal mortalities and byproducts where rendering services are not available or economical.
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