Ongoing challenges faced by those in every sector of the cattle business increases the need to find folks qualified, willing and able to take care of cattle. Here's why you should be that person as their veterinarian....More
The key to evaluating postweaning marketing alternatives is to price your feeders at each step of the marketing program and calculate your profits for each marketing step. Do not subsidize the next marketing step with the profits of the previous step...More
The weather is getting cooler and that means biting and sucking lice are gearing up to take a bite out of your herd’s performance and suck the profits from your bank account. Here are some tips on how to fight back....More
How do you rate the current availability of large animal veterinarians in your area?
With the torrid cattle market of late, cattle producers are more anxious to ensure their herd health efforts are done right. And that means using your veterinarian as a herd health consultant rather than an emergency room doctor. But in some areas, large animal veterinarians are hard to find. In this week’s BEEF Poll question, we want to know, “How do you rate the availability of large animal veterinarians in your area?” After voting, please tell us about your veterinarian situation in your area in the comments section below.