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PRODUCERS MIGHT WANT TO CONSIDER CREEP FEEDING

Tuesday, May 5, 2015

Creep feeding, like so many management practices, has been around for a long time. In the current cattle markets, with the value of calves at all-time highs, producing the extra pounds of beef can pay substantial dividends.

PRECONDITION FOR PERFORMANCE, QUALITY AND CASH

Friday, May 1, 2015

It's been talked about for 60 years. It's better for animals, preferred by most cattle feeders and could provide a 169 percent return on investment.

HIGH DEMAND FOR REPLACEMENTS AT ABBA NATIONAL F1 SALE

Friday, May 1, 2015

The 28th Annual American Brahman Breeders Association (ABBA) National F1 & Texas Brahman Association (TBA) Sale showed a high demand for F1 replacement females as averages for the sale were among top prices of any female replacement sale this year.

BLACK INK -- THE ROAD TO GREATNESS

Friday, April 24, 2015

Maybe you're just starting out in the cattle business, or maybe you've been in it for decades and thought you'd seen it all by now. Either way, this is an exciting time when you can be sure of great risk and, potentially, great rewards.

SALACOA VALLEY BRANGUS BULLS AVERAGE $6,274

Thursday, April 23, 2015

Cool temperatures and beginning spring grass greeted a nice crowd of Brangus enthusiasts at the Salacoa Valley Farms Customer Appreciation Sale.

IT'S THE PITTS -- COUNT YOUR BLESSINGS

Wednesday, April 22, 2015

I've read that many writers have a hard time letting themselves be happy. I don't know if it's the actual writing that causes depression, or if depressed people are just drawn to the job.

DOES MINIMIZING PRODUCTION COSTS ALWAYS MAKE SENSE?

Tuesday, April 21, 2015

Beef production costs center largely around the three F's – Feed, Fertilizer and Fuel. The costs of all three of these commodities are generally volatile and it's doubtful this will ever change.

THE WORLD ACCORDING TO HOOTER MCCORMICK -- STICK IT IN THE CURVE

Monday, April 20, 2015

“What do you mean she just disappeared?” Vernon Caterwauller repeated into the phone. His face turned a paler shade of bleached chalk.

FOUR STATES CLASSIC SPRING TURNOUT SALE HELD MARCH 7

Wednesday, April 15, 2015

A break in the harsh winter weather and the opportunity to purchase strictly choice, graded replacement stock cows and bulls packed the bleachers at the Four States Spring turn out sale Saturday, March 7th.

TAKE PREVENTATIVE STEPS TO AVOID GRASS TETANY

Tuesday, April 14, 2015

For the last 20 something years, it never fails that at different times of the year certain topics become of greater concern. In the spring, these largely focus on two things: bloat and grass tetany.

DEEP SOUTH STOCKER CONFERENCE TO BE HELD IN ALABAMA

Monday, April 13, 2015

Alabama will host the seventh annual Deep South Stocker Conference Aug. 6-7 in Montgomery, Alabama. The conference is targeting cattle producers in Alabama, Georgia and Mississippi.

IT'S THE PITTS -- WHERE'D EVERYBODY GO?

Thursday, April 9, 2015

I don't get out much these days and the other day I went to the auction market for the first time in a long time. At least I thought it was the same auction market.

HUNTIN' DAYLIGHT -- NEED GROWS FOR INCREASED COW EFFICIENCY

Thursday, April 9, 2015

“Anytime the matter of cow efficiency becomes overwhelmingly complex, we should revert to the basics.” That's a statement made by the late Bob Totusek, an animal science icon at Oklahoma State University.

RESEARCHERS REVOLUTIONIZE FERAL HOG CONTROL

Monday, March 30, 2015

For decades, farmers, ranchers and land managers across the United States have fought a losing war against feral hogs. This invasive animal acts similarly to a harmful virus in the human body.

IT'S THE PITTS -- THEN AND NOW

Tuesday, March 24, 2015

I'm starting to feel older than dirt. And I swear there is soil in our garden that I knew when it was rocks. Oh, how a few decades can change your outlook on life.


    
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