Daily Archives: July 1, 2013

Grazing Mineral Nutrition For Beef Cows

Grazing Mineral Nutrition For Beef Cows

Adele Harty

iGrow

With the recent moisture that much of South Dakota received, grass is growing and many cattle have been moved to summer pasture. With that move and change in feed, ranchers need to be aware of the nutrient requirements of their livestock and ensure they are all being met, including energy, protein, minerals, vitamins, and water.

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Vaccine management and BQA practices among Idaho beef

Vaccine management and BQA practices among Idaho beef

Bovine Veterinarian

Vaccines play an important role in beef cattle production to aid in animal-disease prevention. However, when handled and used improperly they can lose effectiveness, resulting in carcass-quality defects.

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Alabama working to round up cattle rustlers

Alabama working to round up cattle rustlers

BRAD HARPER

San Francisco Chronicle

It’s three weeks after the state’s new rural crimes unit got to work, and its leader said they’ve already arrested two "cattle rustlers" and are investigating four other cases.

It doesn’t take much digging to figure out why there are so many thefts.

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