My Dad is culling 6 of his angus cross cow this fall -- all 6 are 18-20 years old and all had a calf this past spring.
Poor old girls, their hips are getting bad.
> In my experience a good diet and
> treatment, cows can calve into
> their 10th or 11 th year easily. I
> presently own one 13 year old cow
> and a 14 year old cow doing great.