03/05/2012 12:05:55 PMThe winter of 2011-2012 has brought challenges in the form of very high feed prices, and in some instances, short hay supplies. ... Full story.
03/02/2012 11:18:45 AMThe traditional recommendation for developing replacement heifers is to feed them to achieve 65 percent of their mature weight by the beginning of the breeding season. ... Full story.
03/01/2012 11:07:32 AMMaintaining our cows through the various stages of pregnancy, especially through the winter months, has some unique challenges, especially when feeding low quality forages. ... Full story.
02/28/2012 1:16:14 PMIn the second post of this series, we are going to discuss the biological use of nutrients or in other words how cattle prioritize the use of nutrients for use within the animal. ... Full story.
02/27/2012 10:50:00 AMSilage worries have producers asking a lot of questions as spring planting nears, according to a Texas AgriLife Extension Service specialist. ... Full story.
02/21/2012 4:05:58 PMFor years cattle industry experts have been talking about the importance of meeting the protein and energy requirements of beef cows especially during the third trimester of pregnancy. ... Full story.
02/20/2012 3:24:58 PMWhen everything goes according to plan, a newborn calf will get up and drink his full dose of colostrum from his mother. But what if that doesn’t happen? ... Full story.
02/20/2012 10:53:29 AMSpring has not quite sprung in Oklahoma, though it is hard to tell since we have had very little you could call winter. ... Full story.
02/17/2012 2:47:51 PMJeff Edwards demonstrates how to identify first hollow stem in wheat pasture. ... Full story.
02/16/2012 2:33:27 PMCattlemen will have a chance to improve their feed management skills during a three-month series of seminars sponsored by the Texas AgriLife Extension Service. ... Full story.
02/14/2012 12:37:09 PMFebruary may not be the time of year that you would normally evaluate hay resources, but maybe you should. ... Full story.
02/13/2012 12:15:00 PMReplacement heifers that have just reached puberty and started cycling may be vulnerable to any drastic change in feed intake. ... 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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