Producer Nick Trainor banked on goals to start cattle business
One of the most valuable pieces of advice cattle producer Nick Trainor has to offer young cattlemen is: Learning never stops. This young cattle producer makes it his goal to surround himself with positive-thinking ranchers who want to see him succeed.
Cut (and ensile) your losses
Hay and Forage Grower
When life gives you drought, make corn silage from your stressed grain crop. As dry conditions wear on in the Upper Plains, some producers are considering salvaging their corn cash crop as feed.
Summer Feedlot Conference Will Cover Care, Safety and Management of Animals and Manure
Iowa Beef Center
Profitability in cattle feeding depends on more than just cattle prices and performance. More than ever, manure value, market flexibility and management impact net returns to the operation. Beef producers may see manure as a double-edged sword.