Mobile scale livestock trailer
The E-Z Mobile Livestock Weigh System gives ranchers and growers the option of weighing products at multiple locations without the cost or hassle of recalibrating after each move. It is attached to a 7×18 ft. Silverado Livestock Trailer. An independent jack stand at each corner lifts the trailer into weigh mode. The system's benefits include using the trailer as a fully functional stock trailer when not in the weigh mode; reducing stress, handling and chance of injury; and providing legal, fast, documented weighs.
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Maximize Feed Efficiency
Syngenta Seeds' Beef Ration Fit™ system allows producers to custom-design forage seed selection for maximum feed efficiency and return on investment. The program starts with cattle's nutrition needs in the backgrounding and growth feeding stages, where high corn-silage diets fit well, and focuses on silage hybrids with high-energy density to support high gain rates in cattle on less feed.
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EID Color Wheel
Using an easy-to-read electronic identification (EID) system, Idlogic's Long Ranger™ color wheels, which are printed on animals' ear tags, can be read at substantial distances. The wheels, which are distinctly color-coded and are read like a bar code, eliminate the need to be in close proximity to the animal for an EID check. This system can also be used to locate animals for health checks, breeding, etc. A standard digital camera interfaced to a computer can identify color wheels 25-30 ft. away.
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Danuser Auger Cart
The Danuser Auger Cart makes it easy to quickly attach and detach, transport and store Danuser 3-Point Hitch Diggers Models F8, G20/40, 8800 or 8900. With four wheels, steering capabilities and a parking brake, one person can now easily maneuver their 3-point hitch diggers on any level surface.
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Intervet's free Parasite Evaluation Program is a fecal analysis program designed to give beef producers information about the control of internal parasites. Internal parasites reduce an animal's ability to develop immune responses to many common diseases and can lead to decreased feed intake, growth rate, and carcass weight and quality.
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BVD Vaccine Protects Fetus
Pfizer Animal Health's Bovi-Shield® GOLD™ contains a unique bovine viral diarrhea (BVD) Type 2 strain. The vaccine also stops IBR abortions, is safe for pregnant cows and calves nursing pregnant cows, and offers a 12-month duration of safety. Bovi-Shield GOLD FP provides fetal protection against BVD Types 1 and 2, which means the BVD viruses are prevented from reaching and infecting the fetus.
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Limit Supplement Intake
Bitter Orange from Quali Tech, Inc. helps reduce the amount of free-choice supplements cattle eat through an unpleasant citrus taste and strong odor. Tests show that cattle do not become accustomed to the taste but consistently ingest supplements on a smaller scale. It is available in liquid or dry form.
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Locate The Right Cattle
The Cattle Range, www.cattlerange.com, utilizes the Internet to offer buyers a free, more efficient way to locate cattle that fit their needs. The site provides sellers with a no-risk marketing option that is more competitive than a traditional private treaty sale. It also provides information on comprehensive market reports, USDA reports, weather conditions, forecasts, maps and facts about the cattle industry.
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