Merial introduces a new parasite pressure tool that will allow cattle producers to monitor parasite pressure in their pastures and become aware of the conditions that could threaten their cattle. The tool was developed for and added to the Longrange®… Continue reading
As spring beef calves are beginning to be weaned, it is the producer’s responsibility to help make that transition as smooth as possible. Improper weaning can result in poor growth, which may stay with the animal through its life, according… Continue reading
Mixing spring crops with winter wheat might boost forage for stocker cattle grazing across Texas, according to a Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service specialist.
More forage for cattle in the fall could be grown with a mix of spring barley… Continue reading
The wheat may be planted, but there’s still a lot of work to do to maximize production, whether for forage, grain or both, said Dr. Jourdan Bell, Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service agronomist in Amarillo.
Dual-purpose wheat needs attention throughout… Continue reading
Over the years, Texas ranchers and landowners have learned that growing grass for cattle is a risky business. Not so much dangerous, but very dependent on the weather.
For that reason, DeDe Jones, Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service risk management… Continue reading
By: Heather Smith Thomas
Producers often look for ways to improve calf health so young animals can withstand challenges to their immune systems. One such way that is gaining in popularity in the dairy industry and is also applicable to… Continue reading