Weaning and receiving calf management

The nutritionists and consultants at Great Plains Livestock Consulting Inc., Eagle, Neb., offer these recommendations for weaning and receiving calves. FULL STORY »

Cow-calf corner: Colostrum necessary to newborn calf Play video

Glenn Selk explains why newborn calves should receive colostrum as soon as possible. FULL STORY »

Management and culling strategies for cows during drought

With water and feed resources for cattle limited by hot, dry weather, management and selective culling is important to maintain a viable herd and maximize performance of the limited resources. FULL STORY »

Plan ahead when vaccinating early-weaned calves

Veterinarians and cattle producers have long embraced pre-weaning vaccinations as effective ways to reduce the impact of respiratory disease in calves following the stress of weaning. FULL STORY »

Beef production strategies during the drought

As the weeks continue to pass without any significant rain in the Midwest, it is getting increasingly difficult to find feed for livestock. FULL STORY »

Early weaning, DDGS feed could cut costs for cattle producers

If the drought forces producers to feed a larger portion of distillers dried grains with solubles, cattle can maintain gains and improve meat quality if the animals are weaned early. FULL STORY »

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 »

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