Even with high feed and calf prices, David Lalman, extension beef specialist at Oklahoma State University points out the current value of gain offers plenty of stocker and backgrounding opportunity. One way to enhance the opportunity is by keeping an eye on nutritional basics like feeding adequate protein and an ionophore.

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PASTURE TO POUNDS: Ionophores and Proper Pen Management Work Together

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Increased Forage Value Continues To Offer More Stocker Opportunity

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Leveraging Gross Margin With Cost-Effective Gain

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Increased Stocker Value Of Gain Puts More Emphasis On Cattle Performance

Derrell Peel, extension livestock marketing specialist at Oklahoma State University, points out increased stocker value of gain places more value potential on cattle performance....More
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Web-Based Veterinary Feed Directives Tool Available For Use With Pulmotil® (tilmicosin) In Cattle

Now veterinarians can issue Veterinary Feed Directives (VFD) electronically.

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