Friday Feature:  How Old is Too Old to Keep Cows in the Herd?

Friday Feature: How Old is Too Old to Keep Cows in the Herd?

One of the challenging questions cow/calf producers routinely face is which cows to cull at weaning time.  This week’s video was produced by Oklahoma State University for their Sunup TV Show.  In the video, Dr. Glenn Selk, Emeritus Cattle Specialist, refers to...
Friday Feature:  Celebrating Beekeeping – A Labor of Love

Friday Feature: Celebrating Beekeeping – A Labor of Love

This week’s featured video was published by the National Honey Board to make the general public aware of the benefits of the bee industry.  They did a great job creating this ag awareness video that shares the positive story of beekeeping.  This would be the...
Friday Feature:  Robotic Range Cube Feeder for Cattle

Friday Feature: Robotic Range Cube Feeder for Cattle

I am certain that many ranchers and cowboys have daydreamed about utilizing robots to handle routine farm chores.  This week’s featured video was published by Smooth Ag Solutions to share the prototype of their V1 Ranch Rover.  The V1 Ranch Rover can deliver...
Friday Feature:  Agrivoltaics – Farming Under Solar Panels

Friday Feature: Agrivoltaics – Farming Under Solar Panels

This week’s featured video was published by Matt Ferrell to talk about Agrivoltaics.  I have had several people ask me about the concept of farming or grazing under solar panels.  With the push to seek alternative energy sources, solar farms are buying up farm...
Friday Feature:  Herds West (1955 Beef Production)

Friday Feature: Herds West (1955 Beef Production)

This week’s featured video comes from the Charlie Dean Archives.  The video provides an overview of beef cattle production in the Western US in 1955.  Much of today’s modern beef production system was developed during this period that included cow-calf...