Latest News From Justin Sexten Performance Livestock Analytics
Justin Sexten: Feeding the Foundation
Some of the greatest benefits to feeding a cow herd have little to do with nutrition. Even the smallest amount of feed simplifies gathering, moving, and checking cows with the sound of the feed truck.
1 month ago
Justin Sexten: Less Is More
Even for those who enjoyed timely summer rains, the marginal economics of the cattle business and rising feed costs continue to cause nearly everyone to search for ways to do more with less.
2 months ago
Justin Sexten: Stuck In The Middle
Whether you are looking to market spring-born calves, yearlings off grass or buying the next turn, everyone is looking to capture the value added by their management.
3 months ago
Justin Sexten: Wearables?
As technology advances the range of sensor applications will continue to expand as will the duration of data collection.
4 months ago
Justin Sexten: You Are How You Eat?
As technology advances, our ability to monitor behavior in a normal feeding environment will help determine if efficiency causes the behavior or the behavior makes cattle more efficient.
5 months ago
Justin Sexten: Remote Control Grazing Management
Cattlemen may someday use technology such as drones to digitize pasture management addressing variable pasture conditions and labor needed to develop actionable data-driven grazing management plans.
6 months ago
Justin Sexten: Alternative Feeding Value
For technology to have value, it must be predictive in both the sick and healthy to minimize treating healthy calves and find those sick calves early.
8 months ago