Top 11 ways to cope with high feed costs

11 – Cull unproductive animals

10 – Feed a Balanced Ration

9 – Limit feed (rather than self feed)

8 – Feed Whole grain instead of processed

7 – Compare feeds on the cost/pound of nutrient needed, not on total cost/ton

6 – Feed a least-cost ration

5 – Weigh feed

4 – Consider alternative feeds

3 – Store feed properly, invest in feed storage units

2 – Minimize waste, invest in feeders

#1 tip for lowering feed costs... Maximize your pasture resources!

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