COLUMBIA, Mo. – Show-Me-Select Replacement Heifers averaged $2,427 with a top price of $3,500 at the spring sale at Fruitland (Mo.) Livestock Auction, Saturday, May 7.
“This sale was quality over quantity,” said Erin Larimore, University of Missouri Extension livestock… Continue reading
By: Glenn Selk, Oklahoma State University Emeritus Extension Animal Scientist
Two year old cows that calved this spring will present a challenge to producers to get them to rebreed and stay in synch with the rest of the cow herd.… Continue reading
FARMINGTON, Mo. – Prices stayed strong this year for beef heifers at the Show-Me Select Replacement Heifer sale, Farmington Auction Market, April 15.
The 168 heifers for fall-calving herds average $2,070. Prices ranged from $1,800 to $2,500.
The top price… Continue reading
Moscow, Idaho [April 8, 2016] – BioTracking, Inc. introduces a new tool to the industry, the BioPRYNhfr-25 blood pregnancy test. At 25 days post-breeding, BioPRYNhfr-25 is an early, accurate open detection for heifers.
“BioPRYNhfr-25 gives dairy and beef farmers, and… Continue reading
By: Glenn Selk, OSU Professor Emeritus, Oklahoma State University
Every year at “preg” checking time, ranchers evaluate cows and make decisions as which to remove from the herd. One criteria that should be examined to cull cows is udder… Continue reading
By: Glenn Selk, Oklahoma State University Emeritus Extension Animal
As producers finish this (or any) calving season it is very important to record any multiple births that may have occurred. Estimates of the
percentage of beef cattle births… Continue reading