Illinois cattlemen and cattlewomen will have the opportunity to hear from several experts at the 2017 Illinois Cattle Feeders meeting. The meeting will be held March 7 at Sauk Valley Community College just outside of Dixon, Illinois. The seminar will… Continue reading
Scientists weigh in on “the next frontier” for beef quality research
By: Miranda Reiman
Life is not always heads or tails, black and white or pass-fail.
When it comes to beef, certain traits, like tenderness, are easier to quantify than… Continue reading
By: Heather Smith Thomas
Pen riders are crucial for monitoring and moving cattle. They can also reduce stress levels in pens of cattle. Lynn Locatelli, DVM with attlexpressions in New Mexico, works with feedlots in the Midwest and Canada and… Continue reading
By: Steve Suther
Antibiotic use hits cattle feeders as a cost, but a less direct system of accounting may affect treatment decisions going forward.
Robin Falkner, Zoetis technical services veterinarian, explored that at the Feeding Quality Forum this summer in… Continue reading