Wean calves early to reduce pasture demands

Cow-calf producers should consider weaning calves now to help reduce the demand on pastures and get cows in better condition prior to winter. FULL STORY »

Consider early weaning as drought continues

Expanding drought conditions are once again leading many cattle producers to manage for diminished pastures and a lack of harvested forages. FULL STORY »

Early weaning spring-born calves

The summer of 2012 has again diminished pastures and harvested forages. FULL STORY »

Wean right

Weaning calves on the ranch can pay, especially when low-stress methods help protect their health and performance. FULL STORY »

Should beef producers consider early weaning during drought?

Producers this summer in southern Wisconsin may want to consider early weaning as a strategy for dealing with drought conditions. FULL STORY »

July beef management calendar

Remember to follow these beef cattle management tips as temperatures get hotter. FULL STORY »

Early weaning consideration – calf management

Early weaning is one practical management alternative that can be used to stretch your present forage supply and still return a profit. FULL STORY »

Don’t get caught by surprise

It is easy to be taken by surprise by anaplasmosis. Although the problem can occur any time, it is usually most prevalent in the mid to late summer. FULL STORY »

Early weaning consideration – Effects on cow performance

Early weaning calves should be considered every year, however, you may select to not wean early. Two common reasons for considering weaning early are to deal with poor range conditions and to improve the performance of the cows and calves. FULL STORY »

Prepare calves for a dry weaning season

This year is shaping up to be dry, though it’s not known if we will have as severe of a drought as last year. Some producers will need to early-wean calves in order to preserve as much forage as possible for cows. Others may be able to have a normal weaning time for their calves. FULL STORY »

Weaning fall-born calves (remember to plan for water needs)

Many cow/calf operations with fall-born calves will wean the calves in mid to late June. Weaning during very hot summer weather is stressful enough to the calves. FULL STORY »

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