There's a wealth of information available in the Beef Cattle Handbook and now it's easier to use than ever before. The handbook, developed under the auspices of the Beef Cattle Resource committee of the North Central Land Grant Universities, is now available as a searchable CD-ROM. The CD contains 145 articles and extension bulletins covering reproduction, agribusiness, nutrition, management, quality assurance, health, facilities, range and forage management, genetics and much more.

The CD-ROM version of the Beef Cattle Handbook is available for $25 plus $5.50 postage and handling within the U.S.

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