Cow-Calf http://beefmagazine.com/taxonomy/term/6626/more en Beef Producers Should Watch For Acorn Poisoning In Cattle http://beefmagazine.com/cow-calf/beef-producers-should-watch-acorn-poisoning-cattle <div class="field-byline"> Beef Producer </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Tannins in acorns can cause pain, dehydration; treatment with hydrated lime may be necessary.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cow-calf/beef-producers-should-watch-acorn-poisoning-cattle" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cow-calf/beef-producers-should-watch-acorn-poisoning-cattle#comments Cow-Calf Tips For Profit Wed, 26 Nov 2014 19:57:00 +0000 82671 at http://beefmagazine.com 4 Strategies For Herd Rebuilding Success http://beefmagazine.com/cow-calf/4-strategies-herd-rebuilding-success <div class="field-byline"> Clay Wright, Samuel Roberts Noble Foundation </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Many producers are looking to expand their beef herds. Here are four strategies for expansion from Clay Wright of The Samuel Roberts Noble Foundation.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cow-calf/4-strategies-herd-rebuilding-success" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cow-calf/4-strategies-herd-rebuilding-success#comments Cow-Calf Tips For Profit Mon, 17 Nov 2014 23:12:00 +0000 82231 at http://beefmagazine.com 5 Steps To Winterize The Ranch http://beefmagazine.com/blog/5-steps-winterize-ranch <div class="node-body blog-body">Winter seems to be giving some ranchers an early taste this year. It’s a good reminder to all ranchers to get things winterized before winter weather really settles in. </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/5-steps-winterize-ranch" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/5-steps-winterize-ranch#comments Cow-Calf Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Tue, 11 Nov 2014 11:01:00 +0000 82021 at http://beefmagazine.com 6 Ways To Use The UNL Corn Stalk Grazing Calculator http://beefmagazine.com/blog/6-ways-use-unl-corn-stalk-grazing-calculator <div class="node-body blog-body">Use this UNL Corn Stalk Grazing Calculator to estimate the number of grazing days a field holds, the cost, potential gains, and more.</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/6-ways-use-unl-corn-stalk-grazing-calculator" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/6-ways-use-unl-corn-stalk-grazing-calculator#comments Cow-Calf Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Tue, 04 Nov 2014 11:00:00 +0000 81761 at http://beefmagazine.com How A New Calf Verification Program Can Equal More Money At Sale Time http://beefmagazine.com/blog/how-new-calf-verification-program-can-equal-more-money-sale-time <div class="node-body blog-body">A newly launched marketing program called Top Dollar Angus aims to certify the gain and marbling value of feeder calves, which means more money to sellers. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/cattle-economics">Cattle Economics</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/blog/how-new-calf-verification-program-can-equal-more-money-sale-time" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/how-new-calf-verification-program-can-equal-more-money-sale-time#comments Cow-Calf Health Cattle Economics Mon, 03 Nov 2014 11:00:00 +0000 81671 at http://beefmagazine.com Cull Unproductive Beef Cows Before Winter http://beefmagazine.com/cow-calf/cull-unproductive-beef-cows-winter <div class="field-byline"> By Lyssa Seefeldt for Beef Producer </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Now is a good time to consider thinning the herd, especially if you have open cows.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cow-calf/cull-unproductive-beef-cows-winter" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cow-calf/cull-unproductive-beef-cows-winter#comments Cow-Calf Tips For Profit Fri, 24 Oct 2014 19:59:00 +0000 81341 at http://beefmagazine.com Studies Show Selecting Performance Traits Hurts Reproduction http://beefmagazine.com/cow-calf/studies-show-selecting-performance-traits-hurts-reproduction <div class="field-byline"> By Alan Newport for Beef Producer </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Studies on cows and bulls suggest traditional performance traits are antagonistic to reproductivity.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cow-calf/studies-show-selecting-performance-traits-hurts-reproduction" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cow-calf/studies-show-selecting-performance-traits-hurts-reproduction#comments Cow-Calf Tips For Profit Tue, 21 Oct 2014 20:05:00 +0000 81221 at http://beefmagazine.com 5 Tips For Getting The Most Cash For Your Cull Cows http://beefmagazine.com/blog/5-tips-getting-most-cash-your-cull-cows <div class="node-body blog-body">The cull cow market is typically saturated in the late fall and early winter months. Cody Wright, South Dakota State University Extension beef specialist, offers five tips for managing and marketing cull cows to get the best price at sale time. </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/5-tips-getting-most-cash-your-cull-cows" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/5-tips-getting-most-cash-your-cull-cows#comments Cow-Calf Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Tue, 21 Oct 2014 09:10:00 +0000 81201 at http://beefmagazine.com 9 Reasons To Cull That Cow; PLUS: Why Preg-Checking Pays http://beefmagazine.com/blog/9-reasons-cull-cow-plus-why-preg-checking-pays <div class="node-body blog-body">John F. Grimes, Ohio State University Extension beef coordinator, lists nine reasons for culling a cow and examines the economics of keeping an open female in the herd. </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/9-reasons-cull-cow-plus-why-preg-checking-pays" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/blog/9-reasons-cull-cow-plus-why-preg-checking-pays#comments Cow-Calf Tips For Profit BEEF Daily Thu, 16 Oct 2014 10:00:00 +0000 81121 at http://beefmagazine.com This May Be The Year To Over-Winter Cull Cows http://beefmagazine.com/cow-calf/may-be-year-over-winter-cull-cows <div class="node-body article-body">A big factor in the decision is whether the pasture or hay is available to carry cows through the winter cost-effectively.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://beefmagazine.com/cow-calf/may-be-year-over-winter-cull-cows" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://beefmagazine.com/cow-calf/may-be-year-over-winter-cull-cows#comments Cow-Calf Ranch Management Sustainability Wed, 15 Oct 2014 18:46:00 +0000 81091 at http://beefmagazine.com <p>Range cow on pasture</p>