Results for pages tagged with "culling"
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Cows with poor teeth will have a difficult time maintaining body condition.
It depends, but in most situations with white-tailed deer, the answer is no. Here's why.
There is a plethora of misinformation about white-tailed deer biology and management.
To help provide producers options for managing and marketing cull cows, researchers at the Noble Research Institute and Oklahoma State University teamed up and conducted a study that evaluated the economics of two alternative management and marketing systems for retaining open beef cows.
Many areas continue to face hardships due to the lack of precipitation. This fall brings hope for the end of drought conditions, but the U.S. Seasonal Drought Outlook suggests the drought will persist or intensify in many areas of the Southern Great Plains.
For most cattle producers, culling cows is not an easy task. However, some culling needs to be done each year to maintain optimal productivity.
When you live in Oklahoma or Texas, drought management should never be far from your mind.
Exceptional drought robbed pasture and range managers of the 2011 forage production they were counting on to get to the traditional winter feeding period. Thus, many are left trying to feed their way through this drought or destock to better match forage demand to forage availability.
Mistakes are commonly made when producers face a drought, we've outlined some helpful hints.
Agricultural researchers look to refine the cattle culling process and improve the bottom line for livestock producers.