Myths vs. Facts

Myth: Farmers and ranchers leave their cattle to fend for themselves in frigid winter conditions, such as the polar vortex.<p></p>
The Facts: Winter is tough on all of us - every living thing is struggling to stay w

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.

Live Versus Carcass Gains

Dec 14, 2016 by Drovers
It is no secret that beef slaughter weights have increased significantly in recent years - about 200 pounds on average since 1996 in fact. Several factors have influenced that trend, but mostly, cattle feeders hav