The effective mitigation of drought is improved soil health and using the available moisture more effectively.
With rising feed costs, it’s more important than ever to maximize grazing and improve forage quality to provide optimal nutrition for cattle.
Feed and forage represents your largest annual production costs, and they provide the greatest opportunity for you to make significant changes in a short period of time.
Beef heifers raised in close quarters are under more stress and don۪t get as much physical activity as heifers raised on pasture, according to an Oregon State University study.
Pastures and forages across the Eastern Corn Belt suffered yield and nutrient loss due to wet spring weather.
For three young ranchers, a direct-to-consumer business model helped them hit ground running with fewer barriers to entry.
The bale grazing concept of devising ways to feed and care for livestock with less labor input continues to grow in popularity and expand in creativity.
Heading into calving, breeding and grazing seasons, livestock producers have much to learn and apply from last year's drought,