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: Larry Corah
Of all the debates cattle producers get into, one that elicits a great many opinions is the value of cow longevity.
Especially in extensive range conditions, conventional wisdom says longevity is a key economic trait in the… 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
In today’s global marketplace, every successful cattle producer and importer knows the importance of planning when it comes to succeeding in their businesses. The same value holds true for the producers and importers who volunteer to make decisions about how… Continue reading
(Hutchinson, KS) “Sustaining Rangelands by Leaving A Legacy is the theme for the Kansas Grazing Lands Coalition (KGLC) summer range schools,” said Tim Christian, state coordinator for the group. “The Mid-/Shortgrass Range School runs from August 4-6 at Camp Lakeside,… Continue reading
(Hutchinson, KS) “Change is a hard thing to accept, but for ranchers in Kansas things are always changing
and successful ranchers are always looking ahead – adapting their management to meet that change,” said
Tim Christian state coordinator for the… Continue reading