BeefTalk

BeefTalk: Positive outcomes of May calving in N.D.

For the center, 89.2 percent of the cows calved within the first 21 days of the calving season and 99.6 percent calved within 42 days from the start of the calving season. FULL STORY »

BeefTalk: Being proactive is better than reactive with cattle

"Blunt force trauma" is a set of words one would not expect to use starting a beef column. However, the topic of this column is safety, and working cattle can be challenging. FULL STORY »

BeefTalk: Good marketing essential to capture available dollars

Do not let big numbers fool you. With good marketing skills, heavy calves will capture more value. If there is one concept cow-calf producers have total control over, it is how they market their calves. FULL STORY »

BeefTalk: Cow down

A typical beef operation should maintain a less than 1 percent death rate for productive cows. FULL STORY »

BeefTalk: Cows need grass and grass needs cows

What’s up? A typical response to that question in the northern Plains ranching country would be: Busy moving cattle, we will talk later. FULL STORY »

BeefTalk: Cow diversity is a good thing and so is BIF

The ability to produce uniform truckload lots of calves depends on producing and sorting the calves. FULL STORY »

BeefTalk: May calving brings May flowers

What changed? The center delayed bull turnout to Aug. 1 for a May 10 calving start date. FULL STORY »

BeefTalk: How do we get the next generation to raise beef?

"Cattle and crops: Together we stand, divided we fall." Among the numerous commentaries on agriculture, is that really true? FULL STORY »

BeefTalk: To pass, 60 percent must calve in 21 days

As the calving season winds down, check the calving book. Count the number of cows that calved within 21 days from when the third mature cow calved. Keep counting until you get to the end of the calving book. FULL STORY »

BeefTalk: If baby rabbits can survive snow, so can calves

After the last blast of snow, the snowbanks were starting to thaw when I noticed a small baby rabbit. The rabbit, fresh from the nest, was nibbling on the available grass and doing fine. FULL STORY »

BeefTalk: Where are the elders?

In the world of beef production, all management directives are designed to maintain and improve the herd. Each cow, bull and calf is essential. Calving time serves to illustrate the strong desire and need to focus on each cow and calf. FULL STORY »

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