Direct Fed Microbial – Bio-Vet's Generator 50/20 contains microbials that colonize in the rumen and the intestinal tract. The microbials utilize lactic acid in the rumen and promote digestive stability. Available in 55-lb. containers and 40-lb. bags. Contact: Bio-Vet Inc., Hwy. 1D, Box 160, Blue Mounds, WI 53517, 800/246-8381.

Heifer Web Site – Tap into a new resource for beef heifers that are bred to calve in spring 2001. Select Sires has added a special section to their Web site, www.selectsires.com/beef/heifers.html, which features groups of heifers that are bred with an AI service, pregnancy tested and available for purchase directly from the breeder. Contact: Select Sires, 11740 U.S. 42N, Plain City, OH 43064, 614/873-4683 ext. 249.

Expanded Hay Line – The New Idea 7233 large square baler is one of a completely new lineup of hay tools that includes square and rectangular balers, new big baler systems, round balers, wheel rakes and self-propelled windrowers. Contact: AGCO Corp., 4205 River Green Parkway, Duluth, GA 30096-2568, 770/813-6161.

Direct Fed Microbial – Depending on your needs, CAVL can develop a custom-made, strain-specific vaccine for your herd or veterinary practice. Custom-made vaccines are produced in a four-week period, from the time of bacterial isolation until the finished product is available for shipment. All CAVL custom-made vaccines are produced in accordance with USDA guidelines and all safety and sterility requirements. Contact: CAVL, 520 S. Main Street, Grapevine, TX 76051, 800/252-2486.

Equine Feed – MoorGlo is a stabilized rice-bran product specially formulated to meet the additional needs of healthy horses. This pelleted highly-palatable formula encourages intake and provides added calcium and natural source Vitamin E. From MoorMan's Inc. Contact: Moorman's Inc., 1000 North 30th Street, Quincy, IL 62305-3115, 217/222-7100.