12/28/2010 1:52:15 PMTaking shortcuts on a beef cattle operation can have advantages but can also produce some undesirable or unintended consequences. Sometimes taking the easy route can be a recipe for disaster in terms of production output, animal value, and/or profitability. There are many potential pitfalls for producers looking to cut corners to save time, labor, or money. ... Full story.
12/22/2010 2:51:54 PMTaking shortcuts on a beef cattle operation can have advantages but can also produce some undesirable or unintended consequences. Sometimes taking the easy route can be a recipe for disaster in terms of production output, animal value, and/or profitability. ... Full story.
12/01/2010 1:37:35 PMThe fall is coming to an end and for most farmers the crops are harvested, the calves weaned, and cows are preg checked. ... Full story.
NCBA, PLC Support Murkowski, Lincoln Resolution To Prevent EPA From Regulating Agriculture Out Of Business
05/18/2010 10:54:20 AMThe National Cattlemen's Beef Association (NCBA) and the Public Lands Council (PLC) are asking the Senate to stand up for American agriculture by supporting S. J. Res. 26 (“Resolution of Disapproval”) by Senators Murkowski (R-AK) and Lincoln (D-AR).
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05/14/2010 9:53:52 AMThe 300 days of grazing cowherd mainly consists of Balancer crossbred cows that have traditionally been bred back to Balancer bulls. In 2008, all 38 cows were bred to Balancer bulls to calve in September and October.
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02/01/2010 8:47:54 AMIt’s okay if your cost of production goes up, claims Texas AgriLife Extension Forage Specialist Larry Redmon, as long as your profit margin increases accordingly. However, too many producers are seeing their profits decline or disappear. ... Full story.
04/15/2009 12:00:00 AMManage for a successful breeding season and higher calving percent-age. ... Full story.
10/13/2008 12:00:00 AMMarket signals over the past year have increasingly pointed to a narrowing price slide, with heavier feeder cattle gaining value relative to lighter calves. ... Full story.
02/18/2008 12:00:00 AMImprove production efficiency and profitability by taking advantage of breed differences, heterosis, feed efficiency. ... Full story.
10/16/2007 12:00:00 AMLowering the cost of developing a replacement heifer ... Full story.
04/16/2007 12:00:00 AMTips to manage the recip herd (or even the regular herd) for breeding season and beyond. ... Full story.
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