04/19/2012 11:39:00 AMExperts with the Texas AgriLife Extension Service are advising beef cattle producers to use caution and strategic planning when thinking about restocking herds after drought. ... Full story.
04/17/2012 4:05:00 PMA much warmer than normal spring in the Northern Plains and in other areas as well has grass greening up earlier than normal. So, given the volatile prices that have been occurring, what is the profit potential for grazing calves this summer? ... Full story.
04/16/2012 4:02:46 PMBlood pregnancy testing helps you determine who to breed, who to keep and who to cull. ... Full story.
04/16/2012 3:34:44 PMMost cattle producers strive to make good decisions on their operations. ... Full story.
04/11/2012 11:25:00 AMTo maintain an annual calving interval (≤ 365 days), conception must occur within 80 days of calving; however, the period of anestrus following calving is frequently greater than 60 days. ... Full story.
04/05/2012 3:55:00 PMHaving a grazing plan for your ranch can be an extremely useful tool to help you maximize your profits from a pasture based operation. ... Full story.
04/05/2012 11:12:43 AMThe Texas AgriLife Extension Service is beginning a statewide educational initiative "Rebuilding the Beef Herd" focusing on rebuilding breeding cattle numbers within the state. ... Full story.
04/03/2012 4:25:00 PMWhen people hear about quality assurance in livestock, they automatically think of topics like how to give an injection or read a drug label. ... Full story.
04/02/2012 6:00:00 AMUniversity of Wyoming animal scientist Scott Lake, PhD, describes how a tighter calving season can affect long-term productivity and financial returns in cow-calf herds. ... Full story.
03/30/2012 12:19:28 PMThe Texas AgriLife Extension Service is beginning a statewide educational initiative “Rebuilding the Beef Herd” focusing on rebuilding breeding cattle inventories within the state. There will be five areas of focus, Challenges in Agriculture Financing, Forage Recovery, Options for Replacements, Value of Replacements, and Generational Turnover. ... Full story.
03/30/2012 10:43:21 AMPre-breeding vaccinations are a critical step this spring to prevent reproductive disease from hurting next year’s profits. ... Full story.
03/29/2012 10:16:08 AMMost market classes of livestock set record high prices in 2011 and record high prices also are occurring in 2012. However, record price volatility and uncertainty also exist. ... Full story.
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10/19/2012We’re buying young cow from drought stricken ranches and moving them to ours. Do we co-mingle or segregate for how long? Full story.
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