By: Derrell S. Peel, Oklahoma State University Extension Livestock Marketing Specialist
The economic basis for cow-calf production is growing grass and using cows to harvest the grass. Feed costs are typically the largest component of annual cow costs in… Continue reading
By: Kris Ringwall, Beef Specialist
Data collected at the Dickinson Research Extension Center show the average daily gain of March- and May-born calves is 2.51 and 2.52 pounds per day,
In an effort to evaluate this change… Continue reading
AMARILLO, TX January 27, 2016 – Turnkey Computer Systems will demonstrate three innovative solutions for feedlot operations at the 2016 NCBA Annual Meeting and Trade Show January 27-29, 2016, in San Diego, California.
“Turnkey’s applications and systems help cattlemen track… Continue reading
Each day, hundreds of news messages reach you whether it be via Facebook, Twitter, USA Today or Beef Magazine. The headlines above are some of the positive messages you might have seen in the past few months, but what about… Continue reading
COLUMBIA, Mo. – As risk managers, cattle producers lag behind corn growers. That is, if a show of hands by producers means anything.
At extension meetings, Scott Brown, University of Missouri economist, asks beef producers if they think cattle prices… Continue reading
AMARILLO – The deadline is nearing for the perennial Pasture, Range and Forage Insurance sign-up, designed to protect livestock and hay producers against production losses, said DeDe Jones, Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service risk management specialist in Amarillo.
The 2015… Continue reading