Daily Archives: October 22, 2014

Expand your Market with Stockmanship

Expand your Market with Stockmanship

Travis Meteer

University of Illinois

Classified ad, online sale, private treaty bid-off, live auction, and the list can go on and on. There are numerous ways to market your cattle, but have you thought about how to market yourself?

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Genex’s Lorna Marshall praised Hereford breeders on improvement

Genex’s Lorna Marshall praised Hereford breeders on improvement

Hereford World

Genex U.S. Beef Marketing Manager Lorna Marshall was at the last Hereford type conference 10 years ago, and she admitted at that time she wasn’t a big Hereford fan. The first thing she spoke about at the Hereford Genetic Summit Friday, Sept. 5, was how much progress the breed has made. It won her over.

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Selk Recommends Using Ionophores in Replacement Heifer Diets

Selk Recommends Using Ionophores in Replacement Heifer Diets

Glenn Selk

Oklahoma Farm Report

Interest in cow herd expansion has created added incentives to keep and breed replacement heifers. Some producers are attempting to rebuild their own herd that was downsized during drought. Others are attempting to meet the strong demand for bred heifers occurring at livestock markets in many parts of the country.

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