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    Question about calf

    I've got a black angus calf that was doing fine now he holds his right ear down and shakes his head some. What might be causing this?
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    Feed

    Thanks its not that they are pulling the cows down because they haven't been on them long enough its that we left the last calves on the cows to long and they never really gained back before they calved. I'm going to do something to improve this just thought I would check others opinions...
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    Feed

    If you wanted to get your cows to produce more milk for calves and put weight on them at the same time what would you feed. It can either be bulk or bagged.
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    Feed Question

    Its 4 months because I bought cattle at different times
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    Feed Question

    Thanks for the reply's will give little more details. They do have 2 of the big cooked protein tubs available, salt blocks and I was giving cotton seed meal for awhile then just put out the cooked tubs. They have been wormed and I haven't had any hay tested this year although it is I know above...
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    Feed Question

    I have 60 pair of cross bred cattle and most have been calving for a month or so and will be calved out in about 3 more months. I have been feeding of course hay and loose minerals but cows just look poor. I feed 4 bags of cubes about 2 times a week. Is there another type of feed that you...
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    Help with sick calf

    Calf hasn't we wormed the cow that he nurses some when we got them with cydectin(?spelling) pour on but didn't do the calf because thought it would get it through her
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    Help with sick calf

    I have a hereford cross calf that's about 5 months old and I bought them as a pair at the sale a good while back. Anyways the calf when first bought it seemed fine and then it has progressivly just contiuned to not look like it felt well it gets up and eats some but it lays around a lot and you...
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    Best place to sell cattle

    Thanks for the reply but Paris sale has really gone downhill its poorly ran and cattle prices haven't been up much. The staff there is what I think most of the problem is with the sale. They are lucky to get 700 hd at a sale and most of the time its less than 500. I do like winnsboro the best...
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    Best place to sell cattle

    I have about 25 head of steers and heifers weighing between 350 and 600 lbs that I'm fixing to sell and thought I would see where people have been having the best luck. I live in NE Texas and heard some guys going somewhere in OK and making more money on cattle and paying for the trip to haul...
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    Hay equipment question

    Thanks for the reply. We have used a chain baler the last few years and now we work on it more than we use it and it isn't making as tight of bales. Thought I would try to find a newer one that might let us get a little more hay rolled.
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    Hay equipment question

    I'm looking to buy a used baler pretty soon. What are some things to look for on them to make sure that they are in decent shape. I know that its hard to tell by just looking but for instance should belts be tight or somewhat loose (belts that form bale) anything to look at on the needles that...
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    Need help fast for calf

    Thanks for all the reply's just wanted to get some opinions on this because I haven't really ever bottled many calfs espicially one's that I didn't know what it got if anything from the cow. Again thanks for advice
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    Is there such a thing

    Is there a place online to look up tractor values? I seen where I can order a book but of coarse just trying to save that $25. Any suggestions on where to look?
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    help with calf

    I would say its about 2-3 days old but unsure exactly. He brought it around 1 pm yesterday and we got colostrum in it about 2 hours after that.
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    help with calf

    I was given a calf yesterday by a guy who worked some cows and one of the cows had a calf but her tits were to big for the calf to suck. He gave the calf to me because I've been bottling two others due to cow problems. I gave it 2 bottles of the colostrum powder packets one yesterday and one...
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    Need help fast for calf

    I was given a calf yesterday by a guy who worked some cows and one of the cows had a calf but her tits were to big for the calf to suck. He gave the calf to me because I've been bottling two others due to cow problems. I gave it 2 bottles of the colostrum powder packets one yesterday and one...
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    Tractor question

    I knew that it was a complicated question but just needed an idea on what is high and whats average. Thanks
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