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The Whens and Whys of Supplementing Iodine to Cattle By: 04/10/2015 @ 10:54am

By: Raylene Nickel  Iodine deficiencies in beef cattle are rare. When they do occur, the broad-spectrum symptoms can be hard to pin down.That’s because the trace…

Use Managed Grazing System to Control Grassland Invaders By: 04/06/2015 @ 9:47am

By: Raylene Nickel  Keeping weeds and woody species in check has been a side benefit of Brian Amundson’s managed…

Beef Breeding Q&A: Synchronizing Heifers, Bull Exposure, & more By: 04/06/2015 @ 9:37am

By: Gene Johnston  Once a late-calver, always a late-calver. Well, almost. Although it is possible to catch them…

Tips For Timely, Low-Maintenance Calving By: 04/06/2015 @ 9:24am

By: Gene Johnston  Cows that calf late one year almost always do it again the next. It’s not impossible to catch them up, but it rarely happens.That’s because when a cow calves, you really only have…

Proactive Producers: Take Profit Into Your Own Hands By: 03/09/2015 @ 5:27pm

No matter how diligently you keep records, manage pastures, rotate cattle, and watch for possible sickness -- droughts still happen, cattle get sick, and prices fall. Life can be unpredictable, especially with…

Products for Pastures By: 03/09/2015 @ 11:31am

By: Gene Johnston  NutriSphere-N is mixed with nitrogen fertilizer and helps hold it in place until the plant roots can take it up. From Specialty Fertilizer Products (SFP), who was recently acquired by…

Integrating Marketing & Production Expands Beef Sales By: 03/09/2015 @ 11:24am

By: Ed Haag  Marketing beef directly to the end user is hardly a new concept, but when combined with a multigenerational commitment to connecting with and educating consumers on sustainable beef…

Fly Control Options for Cattle By: 03/09/2015 @ 11:12am

By: Raylene Nickel  Ways to control flies on beef cattle are more diverse than ever. Natural and biological practices now offer options along with the standby chemical control methods of pour-ons, sprays…

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