Cull Cows: Opportunities to Add to the Bottom Line

Cull Cows: Opportunities to Add to the Bottom Line

Lorie Woodward Cantu

The Cattleman

"Many producers choose to dispose of these animals as quickly and easily as possible, without giving much thought to increasing their salvage value," says Carl Homeyer, state agriculture economist for the Natural Resources Conservation Service in Temple. "This can be a mistake because cull animals can represent 10 percent to 20 percent of a cow-calf operation’s annual gross revenue."

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