Proceedings for the “Managing and Marketing Quality Holstein Steers” conference recently held in Rochester, MN, are available for purchase. Available in a spiral-bound hard copy (360 pages) or on CD, the cost for each is $30, which includes shipping and handling.
Find a link to the order form at www.extension.umn.edu/beef. Or request a form from the University of Minnesota Extension Service Regional Center in Rochester by calling 1-888/241-4536.
The proceedings include 30 presentations from the conference plus extra research reports related to Holstein beef production and marketing. Included in the presentations are:
- Beef outlook
- Nutrition of wet calves
- Nutrition of growing and finishing steers
- Housing management
- Cold climate housing
- Feedlot nutrition management
- Breeding and genetics
- Markets and risk management
- Implant strategies
- Health and disease management
- Meat quality management.