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HUNTIN' DAYLIGHT -- TRANSITIONAL YEAR AHEAD
02/19/2018 03:53 PM
Arguably, this year is shaping up to be a year of transition from market realignment and balancing to what passes for normalcy in the modern age.

PLANNED BREEDING SCHEDULE PAYS DIVIDENDS
02/16/2018 03:20 PM
Financial opportunities can be found in designing strong breeding and forage/ pasture plans for beef cattle herds, according to a Texas A&M AgriLife Research scientist.

BEEFMASTER BULLS INCLUDED IN BEEF ALLIANCE PROGRAM
02/16/2018 03:19 PM
Beefmaster Breeders United (BBU) is excited to announce a new partnership with the Integrity Beef Alliance. In December 2017 Beefmaster bulls became the most recent bull breed approved by the Integrity Beef's board of directors for inclusion in the program.

RANCHERS HOPE TO ERADICATE DISEASE CARRYING TICK
02/15/2018 04:00 PM
In the late 1800s and early 1900s a disease termed cattle fever caused enormous economic losses to the cattle industry. It is deadly to cattle that have not developed an immunity, and the mortality rate is estimated to be up to 90 percent in these “naive” cattle.

BLACK INK -- EXCELLENCE CAN CUT COSTS
02/15/2018 03:59 PM
Working as a waitress throughout high school, I hated the sight of an empty table. It meant one less chance to make a tip.

HOW WILL NEW TAX LAW AFFECT LIVESTOCK INDUSTRY?
02/14/2018 04:21 PM
The new tax law signed by President Trump, called the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA), has several provisions beneficial to owners and breeders in the horse and livestock industries.

TAKE STEPS TO GUARD AGAINST LAMENESS WITH HOOF CARE
02/14/2018 04:21 PM
If you raise cattle, at some point in time you will have to deal with lameness issues. Some causes of lameness, such as foot rot, can be easily treated on-farm if caught early. Other lamenesses can be more severe, requiring veterinary intervention and long-term follow-up.

USE BODY CONDITION AS A MANAGEMENT TOOL
02/09/2018 04:14 PM
Body condition of cows determines whether they give birth to strong, healthy calves, and rebreed on schedule. Keeping track of body condition can help a rancher determine the nutritional needs of cows through winter and spring until they are safely rebred.

MINERAL NUTRITION IS IMPORTANT PART OF MANAGEMENT
02/08/2018 04:36 PM
Is mineral nutrition the magic bullet for reproductive success in your beef operation? The number of mineral products for sale may give the impression that the answer is yes. However, in reality, mineral nutrition is just a part of a good nutrition and management plan.

IT'S THE PITTS -- A HOUSE IS NOT A HOME
02/07/2018 04:47 PM
I read somewhere that people move every seven years; I think mostly to show their friends that they're moving up in the world.

TREAT BLOAT SYMPTOMS IN CALVES IMMEDIATELY
02/06/2018 05:09 PM
In some herds, calves die nearly every year from enterotoxemia caused by bacterial toxins. The calves are usually about a month old, but may be as young as a few days or as old as two to three months.

TJB SIXTH ANNUAL GELBVIEH BULL SALE AVERAGES $3,525
02/06/2018 05:09 PM
TJB Gelbvieh hosted their Sixth Annual Bull Sale at the farm in Chickamauga, Ga. on November 4th, 2017.



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I'm sure someone will make money on them. I just know I'm not in a good position to keep calves like these.

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I was thinking of lightly running the disc over the entire pasture before putting out the fertilizer, then seed it. I'd run a harrow over all of that. My thing about Bermuda is keeping it moist eno...

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