Precision Decision: Jon Greenfield
Jon Greenfield's 1,000 head Black Angus operation accumulates nearly 8,500 tons of manure. The tricky part was just how to use this brown gold, and that's where Paul Bruns, precision agriculture consultant comes in.
Show Bound: The Tusha Family
Follow Grace Tusha, a veteran showman, in her last year as she prepares for her final show in a year-long experience. With all the experience she has, there is one thing she couldn’t have done without: her family.
Machinery Spotlight: Hay Equipment
Jessie Scott looks at new innovations in round balers, including Case IH, John Deere, Vermeer, Kubota, and New Holland. From show 912
All Around the Farm: Hay Bale Skid Steer Attachment
Brent Svoboda describes the skid-steer attachment he built to easily move large round bales around his farm. From show 912save some time my I went to a guy that had a computer program . And he can take measurements and run it through the system and and and be able to get. They're correct. Specs for it to work properly without happened. To try try again and forward trait I put a quick hitch. Quick cup player in the hydraulic system . And so I can just pop hydraulics off and then there's three bolts of four bolts on each side. A concerted down
Show Bound Part 2-The First Show
Part 2 of the Show Bound series as Grace begins to show at her first big event of the season: Beef Expo.
Show Bound Part 3: Coming to a Close
The Tusha family has progressed over the year showing cattle. Hear their thoughts about the year and looking back at the life-long journey of showing livestock.eaten them having winners and the time competitively as more than just county fairs . So we've we've progressively gone from. Market price as county fairs to move enough fine and as neither here nor there Hamlet enough here fining them something out in the country that will
Show Bound Trailer
Coming soon, follow along with Grace Tusha as she experiences the journey of getting an animal ready for the show ring, and the life lessons learned along the way.
The Future of Livestock Production
Contributing Beef and Livestock editor, Gene Johnston discusses potential advances in beef production using genetics.of those that I think it's perhaps maybe get a have a bigger impact than any of the other thing is of livestock breeding. And in the last few years scientists have pretty much mapped. The whole gene sequence . Of all farm animals cattle and eight feet. And these people know which genes. Out of the millions of genes. Which one's control certain things that are important to us and livestock production. Some of those common traits that we like to breed for like growth raised or reproductive efficiency or muscle development. Meet tenderness. We know the genes that
Show Bound: Preparing for The Show
Part one of the Show Bound series as we follow expert showman, Grace Tusha, as she prepares for the first show of the season: Beef Expo.was probably a class at the state fair when one home. Reserve grand champion of my division. And then I got a lot they like the trainer of champions so it was pretty cool. It was really optimistic view that I'd like to pay off their parents like that moment away. It is just like me their rings tonight everybody and
The Future of a Dairy Operation
President of the North American Division of Lely Industries, Peter Langebeeke, discusses how dairy famers are becoming dairy managers with the onset of robotic milking in the dairy industry.introduction of the robots. Where we sought to I'm mainly only small family farms have been several years he growing interest and also from the larger producers. Because no way we have house but it also needs about -- need for before the Wilson for. Played I think what -- sees -- Had the yeah the labor pool -- certainly -- going back to work will house will only Wednesday's debate. There and -- alluding is the consistency. Attended the