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PREGNANCY CHECKING ENSURES NO FREELOADERS

Friday, March 6, 2015

Tight margins, lean pastures and rising input costs mean that every cow on the ranch needs to be earning her keep. If a cow is not going to produce a calf every year, she's simply a freeloader – costing the operation a valuable paycheck and utilizing resources more productive animals can benefit from.

NUTRITION IMPORTANT DURING HEIFER DEVELOPMENT

Friday, March 6, 2015

Most beef cattle producers understand the importance of keeping cattle healthy. A good herd health program is an essential part of any farm or ranch management program.

THE WORLD ACCORDING TO HOOTER MCCORMICK - RAT TRACKING

Friday, March 6, 2015

On the way to see Roy Bean “Benny” Wilson at the rancher-attorney's sporadically used and closet-size office in Amarillo, Hooter was still amazed at what he'd seen from is hidey hole at the makeshift dirt track.

NORTHEAST ALABAMA PERFORMANCE BULL SALE AVERAGES $4,624

Friday, March 6, 2015

The Northeast Alabama Performance Breeders held their best bull sale to date on Saturday, February 7, 2015 at Cullman, Alabama.

BLACK AND WHITE BULL SALE AVERAGES $4,754

Tuesday, March 3, 2015

Auctioneer Chad “Cracker” Johnson welcomed a capacity crowd to the 9th Annual “It's All Black & White Sale” hosted by Meadows Creek Farm of Columbia, Ala. and CK Farms of Hope Hull, Ala.

IT'S THE PITTS - NO BULL

Monday, March 2, 2015

Have you attended one of these auctions where bulls are sold in a theater-like setting, displayed on a big screen and aren't run through the ring? It's heresy, I say! Pure laziness!

FOCUS ON FERTILITY: THE BULL SIDE OF THE EQUATION

Monday, February 23, 2015

In a productive, profitable cattle operation, fertility is absolutely critical. From the most basic of perspectives, fertility, in both male and female animals, is the capability for creating life.

BRIGGS RANCHES HOSTS TWO-DAY SANTA GERTRUDIS EVENT

Thursday, February 19, 2015

The 11th annual Briggs Santa Gertrudis Commercial Female and Bull Sale and 37th annual Tri Star Registered Female Sale found strong demand from 163 willing buyers representing 13 states and the countries of Mexico and Nicaragua.

NEW BULLS REQUIRE ADDED MANAGEMENT

Thursday, February 12, 2015

It's that time! It's that time of the year when many producers begin giving thought to the future of their cow herd. Given current cattle markets, these are important considerations. One major decision many producers will make will be whether or not they will need to buy a new bull or bulls to replace current animals in the herd.

IT'S THE PITTS -- WHAT'S IN YOUR KIT?

Tuesday, February 10, 2015

Livestock publications this time of year often run articles on Spring calving. These articles always start with instructions to make sure your fences are tight, you are well rested, and that you are on good terms with a veterinarian so that when you call the vet at 2:00 AM with a calving issue he or she is going to pop right out of bed and drive 60 miles in a blizzard to your place to deliver a calf. Ha ha ha. Like that's gonna happen.

HUNTIN' DAYLIGHT -- PLANNING THE LIKELY FUTURE

Monday, February 9, 2015

Notwithstanding the collapse of cattle futures prices that ended last year and welcomed the new one, cattle prices remain near historic highs.

WILL REPUBLICAN CONTROL OF SENATE MEAN TAX REFORM?

Wednesday, February 4, 2015

Now that Republicans will control the Senate, the question arises whether this will result in tax reform, or at least impact how the IRS conducts its business.

SHORT SUPPLIES, HIGH DEMAND BOOSTS PROFITS

Tuesday, February 3, 2015

Mississippi's beef cattle producers just experienced the best year in history, and 2015 looks equally promising.

SALACOA VALLEY BRANGUS SALE AVERAGES $7,047

Thursday, January 29, 2015

Cool temperatures and brisk fall weather produced a hot Brangus sale in Georgia.

THE WORLD ACCORDING TO HOOTER MCCORMICK -- START YOUR ENGINES

Monday, January 26, 2015

“Just a little easier than spotting a bull moose in a one-horse trailer,” Myron said. He was telling Hooter and Roy Bean “Benny” Wilson how he discovered the perfect chink in the corporate armor of Cornelius Highbottom III.


    
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