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Intensively Fed Calves Need Transition Help

Feb 07, 2017 by Drovers
Calves fed high levels of liquid nutrients in their first weeks of life are ahead of their limit-fed counterparts in many ways. But University of Florida assistant professor of animal science Emily Miller-Cushon says th
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Implant Basics

Jan 04, 2017 by Drovers
Whether used in pre-weaned calves or feedlot cattle, growth implants do what their manufacturers claim - they improve rate of gain.
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Time to Begin Early Evening Feeding of Cows

Jan 02, 2017 by Drovers
Cow-calf producers who ensure adequate supervision at calving can have a significant effect on reducing calf mortality, always important but increasingly so with the higher price of live calves at sale time.
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Best of BoVet: Feeding Cattle Corn

Dec 30, 2016 by Drovers
Student's questions reflect consumer concerns over beef production systems. Question 2: In your professional opinion, who is responsible for the trend to feed cattle corn?