Ask Allen Graner the secret to farm profit, and two words sum up his reply: Manage costs.
Northern Plains beef producers scramble to keep cowherds intact despite drought’s toll on grass and winter feed.
Learning to use a gross-margin analysis was the biggest breakthrough in Steve Kenyon’s ranching career. It brought him back from the brink of disaster and set him on the path to profitability.
Winter wheat diversifies crops and adds carbon to the soil.
Today, for vaccinating and pregnancy-checking, the simple, yet effective, facilities let three to four handlers process with ease 120 cows in just under two hours.
Here’s how you can finance for the long haul.
Fuel production from this oilseed holds promise.
Cattle play a key role in rebuilding soil at Nichols Farms Ltd. in Bridgewater, Iowa. Livestock grazing and forage production work hand in hand to renew organic matter and to increase beef production.
Cover crops are rejuvenating lackluster hayfields on Darrell Oswald’s cow-calf operation near Wing, North Dakota.
Here’s how some perennial grasses can lower soil salinity.