ST. JOSEPH, Mo., June 25, 2015 — Any producer who has experienced a pinkeye outbreak is keenly aware of the discomfort and lost performance that can occur. Every year a producer can lose thousands of dollars due to poor weight… Continue reading
By: Heather Smith Thomas
It helps to have several tools to combat the flies that negatively impact cattle. One strategy that can be effective under certain conditions is the use of insect growth regulator (IGR) hormones. These natural hormones guide… Continue reading
By: Steve Boyles, OSU Extension Beef Specialist
Around Concentrated Animal Feeding areas, major fly breeding/resting areas have a lot to do with EDGES!
* Fence lines where manure mixed with wet soil accumulates
* The edge of feeding aprons where… Continue reading