Calving http://beefmagazine.com/taxonomy/term/6613/more en Beef Roundtable: Calving considerations for a successful calving season http://beefmagazine.com/calving/beef-roundtable-calving-considerations-successful-calving-season <div class="node-body video-body">Calving season is upon us, and getting ready for this year’s calf crop takes careful planning. The Beef Roundtable brings you a three-part broadcast on how to plan and have a successful calving season, as well as some post-calving considerations.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/calving/beef-roundtable-calving-considerations-successful-calving-season" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/calving/beef-roundtable-calving-considerations-successful-calving-season#comments Calving Mon, 01 Feb 2016 19:28:00 +0000 97621 at http://beefmagazine.com Are you ready for calving season? Beef Roundtable gives tips for success http://beefmagazine.com/calving/are-you-ready-calving-season-beef-roundtable-gives-tips-success <div class="node-body video-body">Calving season is upon us, and getting ready for this year’s calf crop takes careful planning. The Beef Roundtable brings you a three-part broadcast on how to plan and have a successful calving season, as well as some post-calving considerations.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/calving/are-you-ready-calving-season-beef-roundtable-gives-tips-success" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/calving/are-you-ready-calving-season-beef-roundtable-gives-tips-success#comments Calving Mon, 01 Feb 2016 19:28:00 +0000 97631 at http://beefmagazine.com A successful calving season: Pre-calving considerations http://beefmagazine.com/nutrition/successful-calving-season-pre-calving-considerations <div class="node-body video-body">Calving season is upon us, and getting ready for this year’s calf crop takes careful planning. The Beef Roundtable brings you a three-part broadcast on how to plan and have a successful calving season, as well as some post-calving considerations. In Part 1, we look at some pre-calving considerations.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/nutrition/successful-calving-season-pre-calving-considerations" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/nutrition/successful-calving-season-pre-calving-considerations#comments Calving Nutrition Mon, 01 Feb 2016 16:58:00 +0000 97601 at http://beefmagazine.com 4 tips to prepare for calving season http://beefmagazine.com/blog/4-tips-prepare-calving-season <div class="node-body blog-body">As calving season draws near, here are four tips to help you prepare for new calves on the ground. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/beef-daily">BEEF Daily</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/4-tips-prepare-calving-season" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/4-tips-prepare-calving-season#comments Calving Cow-Calf Ranch Management Nutrition Calving Season BEEF Daily Wed, 13 Jan 2016 11:00:00 +0000 97161 at http://beefmagazine.com How is calving season going? http://beefmagazine.com/poll/03192015 <div class="node-body advpoll_binary-body"><p>In many parts of ranch country, calving season is in full swing or about to begin. Fortunately, many of those same parts have been blessed with warmer weather. This week&rsquo;s online poll question at beefmagazine.com is: <strong>&ldquo;How is calving season going?</strong>&rdquo; Be sure to report on your calving conditions in the comments section after voting.</p> </div><form action="/poll/03192015" accept-charset="UTF-8" method="post" id="advpoll-voting-binary-form-0" class="advpoll-vote"> <div><div class="poll"> <div class="advpoll-available-choices"> <div class="vote-choices"> <div class="form-radios"><div class="form-item" id="edit-choice-8121-wrapper"> <label class="option" for="edit-choice-8121"><input type="radio" id="edit-choice-8121" name="choice" value="8121" class="form-radio" /> We haven’t started</label> </div> <div class="form-item" id="edit-choice-8131-wrapper"> <label class="option" for="edit-choice-8131"><input type="radio" id="edit-choice-8131" name="choice" value="8131" class="form-radio" /> Our calving is underway</label> </div> <div class="form-item" id="edit-choice-8141-wrapper"> <label class="option" for="edit-choice-8141"><input type="radio" id="edit-choice-8141" name="choice" value="8141" class="form-radio" /> We’ve finished spring calving</label> </div> <div class="form-item" id="edit-choice-8151-wrapper"> <label class="option" for="edit-choice-8151"><input type="radio" id="edit-choice-8151" name="choice" value="8151" class="form-radio" /> We don’t calve in the spring</label> </div> </div> </div> </div> <input type="hidden" name="ajax" id="edit-ajax" value="" class="ajax" /> <input type="hidden" name="nid" id="edit-nid" value="87591" class="edit-nid" /> <input type="submit" name="op" id="edit-vote-binary-0" value="Answer" class="form-submit" /> <input type="hidden" name="form_build_id" id="form-fSmFBiuHQhtzo_sS1rZBIbI7tUudHR363UNlMQEllq0" value="form-fSmFBiuHQhtzo_sS1rZBIbI7tUudHR363UNlMQEllq0" /> <input type="hidden" name="form_id" id="edit-advpoll-voting-binary-form" value="advpoll_voting_binary_form" /> </div> </div></form> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div> http://beefmagazine.com/poll/03192015#comments Calving Thu, 19 Mar 2015 14:52:21 +0000 87591 at http://beefmagazine.com 10 tips for keeping first-calf heifers in tip-top shape http://beefmagazine.com/blog/10-tips-keeping-first-calf-heifers-tip-top-shape <div class="node-body blog-body">First-calf heifers require special management to maintain body condition scores, grow a healthy calf, and breed back. Here are 10 tips for keeping first-calf heifers in tip-top shape. </div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/beef-daily">BEEF Daily</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/10-tips-keeping-first-calf-heifers-tip-top-shape" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/10-tips-keeping-first-calf-heifers-tip-top-shape#comments Calving Cattle Supplements Cow-Calf Health Nutrition Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Mon, 16 Mar 2015 10:00:00 +0000 87511 at http://beefmagazine.com Despite the anticipation, calving season always ends with a weary rancher http://beefmagazine.com/blog/despite-anticipation-calving-season-always-ends-weary-rancher <div class="node-body blog-body">I’ve found you can treat the calving season blues by walking through the calves, but there are only three definitively known cures.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/my-view-country"> My View From The Country</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/despite-anticipation-calving-season-always-ends-weary-rancher" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/despite-anticipation-calving-season-always-ends-weary-rancher#comments Calving Calving Season My View From The Country Thu, 05 Mar 2015 15:48:00 +0000 87151 at http://beefmagazine.com When should you call the vet on a difficult calving? http://beefmagazine.com/calving/when-should-you-call-vet-difficult-calving <div class="node-body article-body">Dystocia can result in damage to both the dam and the calf. By intervening appropriately, you can help set up your first-calf heifers to become productive cows.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/calving/when-should-you-call-vet-difficult-calving" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/calving/when-should-you-call-vet-difficult-calving#comments Calving Thu, 29 Jan 2015 16:57:00 +0000 85761 at http://beefmagazine.com What's The Best Time To Castrate Calves? Vets Agree The Earlier The Better http://beefmagazine.com/health/whats-best-time-castrate-calves-vets-agree-earlier-better <div class="field-byline"> By Heather Smith Thomas </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The key to effective and minimally painful castration is to do it early in life. Here’s a rundown on timing, tools and techniques. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/health/whats-best-time-castrate-calves-vets-agree-earlier-better" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/health/whats-best-time-castrate-calves-vets-agree-earlier-better#comments Calving Health Tips For Profit Fri, 04 Jul 2014 10:00:00 +0000 76771 at http://beefmagazine.com Calf Scours: Check for Signs, Offer Treatment http://beefmagazine.com/calving/calf-scours-check-signs-offer-treatment <div class="field-byline"> Beef Producer </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Cow-calf producers know all too well that proper management and control of disease on the farm or ranch can improve profitability. The same goes for the control of calf scours, which can spread quickly among calves.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/calving/calf-scours-check-signs-offer-treatment" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/calving/calf-scours-check-signs-offer-treatment#comments Calving Tips For Profit Mon, 17 Mar 2014 00:36:00 +0000 72431 at http://beefmagazine.com