Warren Rusche

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Is your cow-calf business storm proof?

Nov 10, 2015 by Warren Rusche
Anyone who grew up in the Northern Plains knows all about prepping for storms. Sometime between late fall and early winter the first forecast of upcoming winter weather arrives. At that point, the process of getting rea
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Early weaning beef calves

Jul 15, 2015 by Warren Rusche
Early weaning works very effectively to add body condition on cows when forage is limiting. Although recent rains have relieved drought concerns for most of South Dakota, there still may be situations where early weanin
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Adding options with annual forages

May 08, 2015 by Warren Rusche
In many areas of South Dakota, the pasture acres are in short supply. The fact that at least so far in the growing season precipitation is below normal adds to those concerns. If those trends continue, finding additiona

Feeding sorghum crops as alternatives to corn

May 04, 2015 by Warren Rusche
The combination of poor margins for row crops and the threat of continued dry conditions are prompting many producers to re-evaluate cropping plans. Crops like sorghum that require fewer inputs and use water more effici