Improving the Reproductive Efficiency of Beef Cattle Herds

Improving the Reproductive Efficiency of Beef Cattle Herds

Angela Gonella-Diaza, UF/IFAS Beef Cattle Reproduction Specialist, NFREC Marianna The profitability of the cow-calf operation is directly related to herd reproductive efficiency. The efficient cow is the one that calves every year at about the same time. As is shown...
Don’t Forget to Monitor Mineral Intake Over the Summer

Don’t Forget to Monitor Mineral Intake Over the Summer

– Glenn Selk, Oklahoma State University Emeritus Extension Animal Scientist Summer often becomes a busy time of year for ranchers (especially during haying season).  Don’t forget to check the mineral feeders to be certain that they are supplying the...