Proper cattle handling during transportation is essential for the safety and well-being of the people and livestock involved.
Body Condition Score (BCS) is a useful tool for assessing the energy status of an animal. BCS should be assessed at calving, mid-lactation and mid-late gestation.
Research demonstrates the advantages of preconditioning calves. The following tips are designed to help producers be more successful during the preconditioning phase of calf development.
A systemic grazing management plan and an efficient supplemental feeding program can help cattle producers more efficiently use forage resources.
Grazing cattle, goats and other species together has the potential to improve land management, animal health and economics.
Economic evaluation of options for producers considering when to market calves born in fall 2016 and spring 2017.
Risk management tools, including hedging, are available to producers marketing cattle.
Weaning calves from first-calf cows early offers benefits to the animals and operation. Robert Wells, Ph.D., livestock consultant, shares the advantages and tips.
It's incredible how the operations of the Suubi, Lubbe and Buloba farms are so connected, all with the goal of supporting vulnerable women and children.
Nancy Drew would have been proud of me last week. And to be honest, I now have a lot more respect for the fictitious teenage detective.