By : Dr. Andrew Griffith, Assistant Professor, Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics, University of Tennessee
The past couple of meetings I have spoken at I have briefly discussed some benchmarks for conception rate, calving rate, and weaning and marketing… Continue reading
The USDA NASS Cattle on Feed report for January was released last Friday. My take on the report is that it was reasonably neutral. Placements, marketings, and on-feed numbers were all well within pre-report estimate ranges and were… Continue reading
BROOKINGS, S.D. – The South Dakota Grassland Coalition, in partnership with SDSU Extension and the Natural Resources Conservation Service, will host a series of workshops focused on alternative calving methods in February.
(01/21/20) Many, La. — The LSU AgCenter will host a series of Louisiana Master Cattleman classes beginning March 10 in Many for cattle producers who want to improve beef cattle management.
Topics will include animal health; cattle nutrition; reproduction;… Continue reading
By : Pete Bauman, SDSU Extension Range Field Specialist, Courtesy of extension.sdstate.edu
Structuring a calving program that best suites farm and ranch operations can be challenging. Of primary concern are: weather, labor, market timing, and animal health considerations, with weather… Continue reading