Virtual Stockmanship & Stewardship Program – November 1

Virtual Stockmanship & Stewardship Program – November 1

– Join us for this one of a kind virtual experience on November 1, 2022 from 9:00am – 5:00pm CDT. Stockmanship and Stewardship is a unique educational experience featuring live low-stress cattle handling demonstrations and industry updates you won’t find...
BQA Certification Training October 26

BQA Certification Training October 26

In conjunction with the Panhandle Cattlemen’s College, there will be a Beef Quality Assurance (BQA) certification hosted on October 26, 2022 from 8:00 AM CST to Noon, at the North Florida Research and Education Center’s Beef Unit, near Marianna, Florida....
Foot Rot in Cattle this Summer

Foot Rot in Cattle this Summer

  I have been treating quite a bit of foot rot in my herd in the past month and odds are, if I am seeing it in the cattle we manage, everyone else is too. Thus, let us take a few minutes to review the ins and outs of foot rot. The bacterium that is responsible...
2022 Southeast Hay Contest – Entry Deadline September 1

2022 Southeast Hay Contest – Entry Deadline September 1

  July rains have boosted grass growth for hay or baleage production across the Southeast.  Don’t forget to have your hay or baleage tested for quality.  For $22/sample, you can get a full forage quality report and also enter the 2022 Southeast Hay...
US Beef Cows Drop 2% in NASS July Cattle Inventory Report

US Beef Cows Drop 2% in NASS July Cattle Inventory Report

– The USDA National Agricultural Statistic Service (NASS) published their annual July 1 Cattle inventory Report on July 22, 2022.  There were not many surprises in this year’s report, but it is helpful to know the general trend in the US.  The total,...
Myth Busters: GnRH Hormone Edition

Myth Busters: GnRH Hormone Edition

Back in 2003 the Discovery Channel rolled out Myth Busters and we all started looking at things we accepted as truth and asking if they were BUSTED or CONFIRMED! While there are few people in the cattle industry blowing things up on a daily basis (not on purpose),...