Here’s how to add value to beef cattle
Southwest Farm Press
Managing beef herds, including taking care of recommended practices such as castration, will add value at the sale barn. Southwest cattlemen facing a weakening beef market would welcome any sort of new system, practice or marketing niche that would put a few more dollars in their pockets. Unfortunately, the market is what it is; no new miraculous production systems are evident; and nothing groundbreaking seems likely to put more weight on calves in less time and for less expense.