Courtesy of vitaferm.com
Multi-tasking is never easy. Imagine the life of a 2-year-old heifer just turned mama cow. She’s still growing and maturing herself. Now, she’s given birth to a 70-pound calf that depends on her as its sole… Continue reading
Dr. Les Anderson, Extension Beef Specialist, University of Kentucky
Have you ever looked at your cow-calf operation and had the thought “Geez, what a mess?!” Even if we don’t want to admit it, often our lack of organization and planning… Continue reading
By: Glenn Selk, Oklahoma State University Emeritus Extension Animal Scientist
Fall-calving herds will be breeding replacement heifers in late November. Now is the time to make certain that those heifers are ready for the upcoming breeding season.
Immunize the… Continue reading
Courtesy of: North Dakota State University Livestock Extension
New breeding techniques continue to progress. Here is a review of the latest techniques and those that may be coming.
As we make progress in the field of animal breeding and selection,… Continue reading
By : Glenn Selk, Emeritus Extension Animal Scientist and the late Dr. Dave Sparks, OSU Area Extension Veterinarian
During the very hot, dry summer of 2011, the late Dr. Dave Sparks, Oklahoma State University Extension Veterinarian wrote a very… Continue reading