|WILD HOGS ARE MORE THAN A NUISANCE|
|11/24/2014 04:32 PM|
Wild hogs are a nuisance and potential danger to farmers and landowners throughout the United States.
|IT'S THE PITTS -- ANOTHER FRIEND GONE|
|11/21/2014 05:13 PM|
The much-dreaded morning arrived and I was in a funk. Even though I'm prone to being that way, this day was especially depressing for it was the day of the last sale ever to be held at the Templeton Livestock Market.
|STRONG DEMAND BOOSTS TOWN CREEK SALE|
|11/19/2014 05:43 PM|
It is the best of times in the beef cattle industry as producers across the United States are benefiting from historically high cattle prices. The bullish market was the driver of the record setting Town Creek Farm Brangus and Ultrablack Bull Sale and Commercial Brangus Bred Heifer Sale held on Saturday, October 18, 2014, near West Point, Miss.
|HUNTIN' DAYLIGHT -- MARGINAL DECISIONS|
|11/18/2014 05:47 PM|
Tight supplies and improving beef demand continue fueling record cattle and beef prices. Just when it seems there is little steam left, prices ratchet higher yet. Plus, barring some cataclysmic shock from outside the industry, there's little reason for prices to move lower in the short term.
|INSURE PROPER PROTEIN FEEDING FOR THE HEALTH OF THE HERD|
|11/17/2014 03:50 PM|
Cattle producers, feed company's nutritionists regularly talk about protein and its importance in cattle nutrition. It's been talked about to the point that it is often taken for granted.
|MANAGE STRESS IN HERDS TO AVOID ILLNESS|
|11/13/2014 05:15 PM|
The positive nutritional benefits of beef in our diets are undeniable. So how do we keep producing a safe and satisfying product? We follow Beef Quality Assurance Guidelines. And a major component of the BQA program is managing stress.
|ABBA HOLDS SUCCESSFUL MEMBERSHIP CONVENTION|
|11/12/2014 05:40 PM|
Nearly 150 members of the American Brahman Breeders Association gathered on August 14 - 16, 2014, in Baton Rouge, La., for the Annual Membership Convention, which was held in conjunction with the ABBA Summer Board Meetings.
|RANCHERS HEAR KEY FACTORS TO GROWING FORAGE|
|11/11/2014 05:35 PM|
Ranchers should be mindful of three important components of pasture health when considering restocking beef cattle, according to a Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service expert.
|SOUTHEAST BRANGUS SHOWCASE SALE AVERAGES $3,799|
|11/10/2014 05:43 PM|
It was a perfect day in Lake City, Florida, where the Southeast Brangus Breeders Association held their annual Showcase Sale on Saturday, September 27, 2014 at Columbia Livestock Market.
|IT'S THE PITTS -- LONG LIVE THE COW|
|11/07/2014 04:29 PM|
Some market reports show bred heifers selling for $2,700 and young pairs fetching $3,300. And these are commercial cattle! I remember when a whole Gooseneck load of them wouldn't bring that!
|WITH MINERAL SUPPLEMENTS YOU GET WHAT YOU PAY FOR|
|11/06/2014 03:55 PM|
In the last part of this series we began a discussion on the various factors that influence costs.
|THE WORLD ACCORDING TO HOOTER MCCORMICK -- SIX DEGREES OF MITIGATION|
|11/05/2014 05:48 PM|
Myron led Hooter from his office the way they'd arrived. At least it seemed the same way: through a number of doors, up and down stairs until he arrived back at the black limousine that would return him to Vernon.
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I put that driveway felt # 57 down on it then # 3 and looks like never had anything there.. I may bring some rip rap in before spring.
Re: I Am Thankful
I am thankful for the people who have gone before me and helped me by being the examples and teachers that I have needed, that have guided me and have even helped me materially at times. I remember the time I was in school and had sold some steers...
Re: Nervous Nellie
I've had a cow go 302 days gestation, and have a normal size bull calf.. Depending on your yardstick that's 2 weeks late.I don't think they have all that much control over when they're going to calf.. but once labor has actually started, the proce...
Sounds like it to me.I am quite happy not having to dehorn my calves anymore.. Especially when you have a perfectly nice heifer and her dehorn job got botched and now she has a crooked stump.
Re: A Year Later......
He's filled out nicely.. Hope his calves do well for youI try and get out with the camera every month or two and get a few decent pictures of each calf.
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A Year Later......
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