ORANGE CITY, Iowa – Beef Quality Assurance Transportation is the latest certification needed for beef cattle haulers and producers who deliver cattle to major packing plants.
The BQA Transportation program has several objectives with the key components being to provide… Continue reading
By : Steve Boyles, OSU Beef Extension Specialist
There are Key Practices to Develop a herd health plan that conforms to good veterinary and husbandry practices:
- Provide disease prevention practices to protect herd health including access to veterinary medical care.… Continue reading
Courtesy of: OSU Beef Cattle Letter
By the start of 2020, the major beef cattle processors have requested that any livestock hauler delivering cattle to their facilities be certified in Beef Quality Assurance – Transport (BQAT). Any professional hauler or… Continue reading
COLLEGE STATION — The youth track for the 2019 Texas A&M Beef Cattle Short Course, held recently in College Station, gave real-world experience, hours of education and a beef quality assurance certification to 30 youth interested in expanding their beef… Continue reading
ABIQUIU – Healthier cows mean better prices at the sale barn.
Craig Gifford, New Mexico State University Extension beef specialist, uses a bovine anatomy model to explain the stages of a cow’s pregnancy. Gifford will be among the NMSU Extension… Continue reading
Courtesy of: Kansas Livestock Association
The results of new research conducted by Colorado State University (CSU) show significant premiums are paid on calves and feeder cattle going through video auctions when Beef Quality Assurance (BQA) is mentioned in the lot… Continue reading