Livestock

Alliance starts premium replacement female program

The program is designed to help producers identify and select the right animal to become a profitable cow on their ranch.

Cow-calf research evaluates fall, winter forage systems

Data and comments from Year 1 of a cow-calf study as part of Forage 365.

Field days demonstrate small grain varieties

Five varieties were planted in two-drill-width wide plots (with four replications) at five producer sites in western Oklahoma.

Photographs can help collect, analyze animal data

The use of photographs in science is increasing, with several recent developments and applications.

2014 Cattle Cycle Book

Examining the cattle price cycle and basis calculations can be beneficial for decision making within many types of cattle operations. Basis tables can help producers determine net prices when using...

Pasture management plan prepares producer for year

Now is the time for cattle producers to develop their pasture management plans to achieve the best possible outcomes this year.

Post-breeding nutrition affects heifer pregnancy rates

Achieving a desirable pregnancy rate in replacement heifers is contingent upon many things, but it all begins with nutrition.

Cattle Market Mobile app provides reports, tools

Mobile App Review: Cattle Market Mobile allows producers to check cattle prices for almost 300 locations nationwide.

Alliance offers 1-day tall fescue renovation schools

The Alliance for Grassland Renewal will host a novel tall fescue renovation school from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., March 28, in Welch, Oklahoma.

Knowing what to look for minimizes calving difficulty

Knowing when to and when not to intervene in the calving process is critical. The key is experience and knowing the normal sequence of events.