|KANSAS CITY TO HOST NATIONAL ANGUS CONVENTION|
|09/29/2014 05:10 PM|
No matter how you make your living in the cattle business, there's a place for you at the 2014 Angus Means Business National Convention and Trade Show.
|BQA PROGRAMS CONTINUE TO ADD VALUE|
|09/26/2014 05:03 PM|
Every work force has some degree of training. Skill will probably differ depending on what level of training you receive. In the corporate world, there are performance evaluations and peer evaluations, but the beef and food industries face the toughest critic of all; the American consumer.
|PRODUCERS MUST STUDY VALUE OF MINERAL SUPPLEMENTS|
|09/25/2014 05:47 PM|
Mineral nutrition, in general, has been studied at great length and for the most part a great deal is known about the importance of minerals in cattle nutritional programs. It is not, however, a topic that appears to be readily understood by many producers, researchers or ag professionals.
|IT'S THE PITTS -- LEAST LOVABLE LIVESTOCK|
|09/24/2014 03:56 PM|
Let me state right up front that I'm quite positive this column will be offensive to the folks who raise llamas, yaks, cats or ostriches, but please remember this is just one person's opinion and I was wrong one time and could be again.
|SOUTH POLL CATTLE ARE BRED TO THRIVE IN THE SOUTH|
|09/23/2014 03:36 PM|
In the cattle industry, producers are always looking for the best way to improve productivity in their herds. Every producer faces the challenges of putting the right breed and genetic package together that will work best for their environment.
|HUNTIN' DAYLIGHT -- REPLACEMENT PRICES HIGH BUT REASONABLE|
|09/22/2014 04:09 PM|
It's plumb difficult to get a feel for exactly how much herd expansion is taking place.
|A.I./ESTRUS SYNCHRONIZATION PROGRAM ADDS VALUE|
|09/18/2014 04:04 PM|
Progressive cattlemen look to the tools of the trade to help benefit the operation. Relying on advanced reproductive technology (ART) is something most operations fail to capitalize on. Extra management, most of the time, will work to an operators advantage.
|44 FARMS TO DONATE 2015 ANGUS FOUNDATION HEIFER|
|09/18/2014 04:03 PM|
The Angus Foundation is pleased to announce 44 Farms, Cameron, Texas, as the 2015 Angus Foundation Heifer Package donor. She sells January 2015 at the National Western Stock Show in Denver, Colo.
|IT'S THE PITTS -- TEN THINGS TO LOVE ABOUT COWS|
|09/17/2014 05:53 PM|
Consumers don't make the connection between cows and all the great things they provide. Here's my top ten list of the things I love most about cows.
|NATIONAL JUNIOR BRANGUS SHOW HELD IN TEXAS|
|09/15/2014 05:25 PM|
More than 100 junior Brangus exhibitors traveled up to 1,100 miles one-way to attend this year's 32nd Annual National Junior Brangus Show (NJBS) in Bryan, Texas.
|PRODUCERS FACE CHALLENGE OF KEEPING CATTLE PRODUCTIVE|
|09/12/2014 04:58 PM|
Every cattle operation is affected by sickness and or even death loss in some manner. At this time of the year, when many producers are weaning and transitioning large numbers of calves, this is especially true.
|SOUTHERN PRODUCERS ARE UTILIZING BRANGUS GENETICS|
|09/11/2014 05:26 PM|
When ranchers in the Southern United States are asked to list ideal characteristics for cattle in their operations, they may share several things in common.
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At conception here but with Herefords unless you are using a homozygous polled bull still can see a horn once in awhile in polled cattle. We use the paste right after birth if we can feel horns. As long as you apply it right it works great, if w...
Re: *** Beef Complaints ***
pdfangus wrote:I am old enough to remember when beans was standard fare.....not side dishes...fear I may live to see it again.....I just ate lunch and it was black beans and rice with Vienna sausages cut up in it....The beans and rice was a dollar...
Re: Sold Today 9/25 Guthrie, KY
Always band 1st tag 2nd.I have had to cut band off with 1 nut and redo but never let 1 go with 1 nut.i have give up on a few and wait till a later day to try again.
Re: Baler or Rake problem? Hay
I have a 10 wheel rake with which I throw three rows together for bailing. I added a center wheel kit to the rake after a couple years and have been more satsified with the raking process. I think it was like $850 to add the center wheel.That sa...
Re: looking for diesel P/U, got questions
2004 with only 130k, you can turn the miles and engine hours back in less than 5 minutes. And the 0 4's definitely had injector troubles. But most injector problems were caused by low fuel pressure.
Re: Buying and selling cattle through stock yards
Illegal to buy and sell cows or calves is BS. Once I buy them there mine and no one should be able to dictate what I can or can't do with them. I don't day trade myself but you never know what the future might bring.
Re: How would you respond ....
boondocks wrote:She is acting out. Needs structure, rules, love, therapy, and an assessment for drug/alcohol use/abuse. Every kid I ever knew who lost a parent at that age went wild, at least for awhile. She will push everyone away but I hope some...
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