Strategies to deal with drought are hardly ever palatable or easy to implement. With much of the country experiencing below normal precipitation and hot temperatures...>Read More
Managing High Feed Prices: Know Your Options Date: 10/15/12 Time: 9:00-11:30 ET URL: https://connect.uky.edu/mhfp/In this first seminar, specialists from the...>Read More
Cow/calf producers have experienced some of the best times in recent history of the beef industry. Total calf inventory has been low and demand for calves has...>Read More
Body condition scores (BCS) describe the relative fatness of a cow through the use of a nine-point scale and is an effective management tool to evaluate nutritional...>Read More
IntroductionAn option to enhance cash flow in your cow/calf enterprise is to increase revenue when cow costs are high. The Iowa Beef Cow Business Records indicate...>Read More
Are all forages alike? Of course not, but how different are they?This is hard to tell just by smelling, touching, and looking at the forage. Its hard to see the...>Read More
Are you hoping to overcome drought by planting a summer annual grass? What type of summer annual will you plant? This can be confusing because there are five...>Read More
Good quality water is an essential for grazing livestock to survive. No matter how successful other grazing management practices are, they all need good reliable...>Read More
Dr. Cody Wright is a Professor/Extension Specialist-Beef at South Dakota State University. His areas of interest are cow-calf management, alternative feeds, mineral...
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