Daily Archives: February 14, 2017

The 3 Stages of Parturition (Calving)

The 3 Stages of Parturition (Calving)

Texas A&M AgriLife

Before the first heifer begins the calving process this spring, it would be wise to review what takes place in a normal delivery.  Understanding “normal” will help us better recognize problems when they occur and therefore provide assistance when necessary.

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Feed Bunk Management

Feed Bunk Management

Warren Rusche


When it comes to nutritional management of growing and finishing cattle, the scientific aspects tend to get the most attention. Hours are spent getting the formulations right and debating the merits of different ingredients and additives.

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The breeding bull: Your herd’s ultimate athlete

The breeding bull: Your herd’s ultimate athlete

Tri State Livestock News

LeBron James. Tom Brady. Usain Bolt. These names bring with them a certain performance standard. Each season, fans expect these athletes to be in top form, to perform and to achieve results no one else is capable of. You expect the same of your breeding bulls each season, but are you treating them like the athletes that they are?

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