Cattle Supplements http://beefmagazine.com/taxonomy/term/30111/more en Zilmax Has No Apparent Detrimental Effect On Cattle, UNL Study Finds http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-supplements/zilmax-has-no-apparent-detrimental-effect-cattle-unl-study-finds <div class="field-byline"> Beef Producer </div> <div class="node-body article-body">University of Nebraska Lincoln and USDA ARS researchers use 20 heifers to study effects of beta agonist.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-supplements/zilmax-has-no-apparent-detrimental-effect-cattle-unl-study-finds" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-supplements/zilmax-has-no-apparent-detrimental-effect-cattle-unl-study-finds#comments Cattle Supplements Tips For Profit Tue, 15 Jul 2014 18:35:00 +0000 77341 at http://beefmagazine.com No Silver Bullets For Supplementing Your Cattle Operation http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-supplements/no-silver-bullets-supplementing-your-cattle-operation <div class="field-byline"> R.P. “Doc” Cooke </div> <div class="node-body article-body">A well-planned supplement program attempts to look at all systems and seldom means simply ordering a load of blocks, tubs or bags.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-supplements/no-silver-bullets-supplementing-your-cattle-operation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cattle-supplements/no-silver-bullets-supplementing-your-cattle-operation#comments Cattle Supplements Tips For Profit Fri, 23 May 2014 20:22:00 +0000 75371 at http://beefmagazine.com Get Creative With Feeding Options http://beefmagazine.com/supplements/get-creative-feeding-options <div class="field-byline"> Kansas State University </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Producers who trucked in supplemental forages from further north last year will likely be out of luck this season thanks to the expansive drought. Instead they are turning to alternative cattle feed options.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/supplements/get-creative-feeding-options" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/supplements/get-creative-feeding-options#comments Cattle Supplements Beef Cattle Feed Tips For Profit Mon, 20 Aug 2012 16:28:00 +0000 41551 at http://beefmagazine.com Injectible Trace Minerals Help Shipping-Stressed Stockers http://beefmagazine.com/stockerbackgrounders/injectible-trace-minerals-help-shipping-stressed-stockers <div class="field-byline"> By Scott Laudert </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Injectible trace minerals were beneficial in improving performance and health parameters of shipping-stressed stockers in a University of Arkansas (UA) receiving trial. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/stockerbackgrounders/injectible-trace-minerals-help-shipping-stressed-stockers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/stockerbackgrounders/injectible-trace-minerals-help-shipping-stressed-stockers#comments Cattle Supplements Stocker/Backgrounders Health Tips For Profit Tue, 28 Feb 2012 16:17:00 +0000 30461 at http://beefmagazine.com Fetal Programming Studies Show Supplementation Pays http://beefmagazine.com/supplements/fetal-programming-studies-show-supplementation-pays <div class="node-body article-body">If you look at some of the research that’s been done on the value of supplementing cows, you could get the idea that it’s not all that profitable, says Rick Funston, a University of Nebraska reproductive physiologist in North Platte.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/supplements/fetal-programming-studies-show-supplementation-pays" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/supplements/fetal-programming-studies-show-supplementation-pays#comments Calving Cattle Supplements Cow-Calf Ranch Management Sectors Calving Season Thu, 23 Feb 2012 20:39:00 +0000 30121 at http://beefmagazine.com Research Continues To Confirm Fetal Programming Importance http://beefmagazine.com/supplements/research-continues-confirm-fetal-programming-importance <div class="node-body video-body">Research is revealing how important fetal programming is to the productivity of the calf. Researchers are learning that the nutritional level of the cow during the third trimester of pregnancy has significant influence on the animal’s ability to gain efficiency and reach the Choice grade if it’s a fed steer, or produce calves that meet the ranch’s production goals if it’s a replacement heifer. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/supplements/research-continues-confirm-fetal-programming-importance" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/supplements/research-continues-confirm-fetal-programming-importance#comments Calving Cattle Supplements Cow-Calf Ranch Management Thu, 16 Feb 2012 21:47:00 +0000 29651 at http://beefmagazine.com Diagnosing Respiratory Infection http://beefmagazine.com/parasites/diagnosing-respiratory-infection <div class="field-byline"> HORSE.com, Kelleyerin Clabaugh, DVM </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The scenario might sound familiar: You take a couple laps around the arena with your horse, and suddenly he starts coughing so hard he yanks the reins out of your hands. You let him rest but he doesn't seem to be able to catch his breath. Could he have picked up a respiratory infection at the last horse show?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/parasites/diagnosing-respiratory-infection" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/parasites/diagnosing-respiratory-infection#comments Cattle Supplements Parasites Tips For Profit Thu, 16 Feb 2012 05:01:00 +0000 29541 at http://beefmagazine.com Consider Energy & Protein In Drought Supplementation http://beefmagazine.com/cowcalfweekly/1202-consider-energy-protein-drought <div class="field-byline"> Justin Waggoner, Kansas State University beef systems specialist </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Some of the key elements to successfully managing a cattle operation through a drought are managing number of head/day; evaluating both short- and long-term outcomes associated with decisions; and not being afraid to think outside the box.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cowcalfweekly/1202-consider-energy-protein-drought" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cattle Supplements Nutrition Drought Management Fri, 02 Dec 2011 16:48:00 +0000 25284 at http://beefmagazine.com Trace Minerals Improve Semen Quality http://beefmagazine.com/research/1101-research-trace-minerals-semen-quality <div class="field-byline"> Scott Laudert, Ph.D. </div> <div class="field-deck"> Research Roundup: Semen Quality, Natural Vs. 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