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Calving Season Resources For Practical Cattlemen


It's calving season for many, and that means late night checks, bedding down the barns and making sure the new babies get off to a good start. Of course, calving season is both challenging and enjoyable for cattle ranchers, and to make the best of it, I have compiled a list of great articles and resources provided by BEEF Magazine. In addition, check out the video below of Dirty Job's Mike Rowe and his experience pulling a calf. I believe this is one member of Hollywood who has a true understanding of farmers and ranchers and the hard work that it takes to produce safe, wholesome food. Check it out!

Calving Resources for Practical Cattlemen:

1. Tweaking Calving Season

2. Management Practices For Calving Season

3. Maintaining Herd Health During Calving Season

4. Tips For Calving Season

5. Calving Barn Sanitation

How is calving season going at your operation? Share how things are going in your neck of the woods with all of us in this forum!

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BEEF Daily Blog is produced by rancher Amanda Radke, one of the U.S. beef industry’s top social media “agvocates.”


Amanda Radke

A fifth-generation rancher from Mitchell, SD, Amanda grew up on a purebred Limousin cattle operation in which she and husband Tyler are active. She graduated with a degree in agriculture journalism...

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