Peg Herring

Beef Cattle

Displaying 1 - 3 of 3 resources

Reproduction for Next Year Starts Now

Jun 2018
You 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).

By Shelby Filley | Article

Ready for Calving

Dec 2010
Cattle managers can decrease the amount of calving difficulty through bull selection, nutrition and exercise. Don’t wait until calving begins, follow this checklist and set up the supplies and support you will need.

By Shelby Filley | Article

Feeding for Rebreeding

Feb 2004
Good nutritional status is one of the most important factors in successful reproduction. This article reviews the nutritional demands, nutrient requirements, and nutrient content of common feeds for mature cows and first-calf heifers after calving and into the breeding season.

By Shelby Filley | Article