Schedule Replacement Heifer Preg Checks Now

Schedule Replacement Heifer Preg Checks Now

Glenn Selk

Bovine Veterinarian

For many years, in June, cow-calf producers are reminded of the need to schedule pregnancy checking of the spring-calving replacement heifers. Many Oklahoma ranchers choose to breed the replacement heifers about a month ahead of the mature cows in the herd.  In addition, they like to use a shortened 45 to 60-day breeding season for the replacement heifers.  The next logical step is to determine which of these heifers failed to conceive in their first breeding season.

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