The Texas Animal Health Commission (TAHC) would like to remind all owners of premises where exotic chronic wasting disease (CWD) susceptible species are located that annual mortality records and inventory forms are due on or before 12:00 a.m., April 1, 2019. Exotic CWD-susceptible species include North American elk or wapiti, … Read More
While it is difficult to envision a healthier environment for nursing calves than a green summer pasture, bovine respiratory disease (BRD) remains a common problem in pre-weaned calves. The risk factors for BRD in feedyards and stocker operations are well-known and extensively studied, but we know less about the … Read More
In the March 11 edition of Cow-Calf Corner, a newsletter from the Oklahoma Cooperative Extension Agency, Derrell Peel looks at 2018 beef and cattle trade numbers; plus, Glenn Selk discusses multiple births and why to track them.
Source: Burke Teichert Beef Magazine| Feb 28, 2019
There are many herds that get good conception rates by relying on much winter hay feeding and good doses of supplemental protein and minerals and sometimes even grain and TMRs. Those are not great maternal herds because … Read More