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PUT MAXIMUM EMPHASIS ON FERTILITY IN HERD

2018-11-15 20:19:47| Cattle Today

It's a great time to own cows, but only if you have a competitive cost structure with the right genetics and management to compete in today's marketplace, Rick Funston said.

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Wisconsin confirms bovine TB in dairy herd

2018-10-31 17:31:24| Beef

Dairy herd in Dane County, Wis., quarantined following discovery of bovine tuberculosis-infected cow at slaughter.

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COW NUTRITION AFFECTS HERD PRODUCTIVITY FOR YEARS

2018-10-23 18:01:17| Cattle Today

Proper cow nutrition affects calf performance, health and survivability more than any other factor. Problems are magnified in heifers if they are not properly supplemented

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MANAGE HERD FOR FALL FOR INCREASED PROFITABILITY

2018-10-23 17:58:41| Cattle Today

Profitability of cow-calf operations is largely determined by cow reproductive performance. Calf crop percentage and average weaning weight are primary factors influencing both total income and cost of production. Consequently, the goal for most herds is to have a high percentage of cows wean a calf and for most of those calves to be born early in the calving season.

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How much does a fat sow herd cost?

2018-10-11 17:29:12| National Hog Farmer

A fat sow herd hits your pocketbook twice. Not only does it take excess feed to create a fat sow, heavy sows wean fewer piglets.

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