Don’t Forget About the Bulls – Pre-Breeding Management

Don’t Forget About the Bulls – Pre-Breeding Management

– The relatively mild winter climate in the Deep South offers cattlemen a fairly wide range of options in relation to the timing of successful breeding/calving seasons. The variation in systems makes the timing of this article a bit tricky, but there are a lot...
Friday Feature:  Thank You to Health Care Workers Cowboy Style

Friday Feature: Thank You to Health Care Workers Cowboy Style

Nebraska Rancher David Shuler has a holiday tradition of sharing cattle art with a feed wagon, his cattle herd, and a drone video camera.  For 2020, he wanted to say thank you to the first responders and health care workers who have worked so hard this year during the...
2020 Average Farm Land Rental Rates and Farm Worker Wages

2020 Average Farm Land Rental Rates and Farm Worker Wages

– Some of the most challenging conversations, in almost any relationship, are the ones about money.  This is certainly true as farmers and landowners negotiate lease agreements, or managers and workers negotiate wages for the year ahead. As with all statistics,...
Florida Bull Test Sale – Performance Data Analysis

Florida Bull Test Sale – Performance Data Analysis

The VRDEC (Visual Representation of Data for Evaluation and Comparison) Bull Selection Tools below show the sale lots in the Florida Bull Test Sale (Saturday 1/16/21). Each breed of bull included in the sale is shown on a separate VRDEC Tool. The VRDEC tools provide a...
Friday Feature:  Florida’s Cracker Horse

Friday Feature: Florida’s Cracker Horse

This week’s featured video was published by the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services (FDACS) to share the history of the Florida Cracker Horse.  While much has been shared about the fact that cattle were first introduced to North America in...