Farmers and ranchers from South Dakota to Louisiana have been enduring record rainfall and flooding to care for their cattle.
While it’s tempting to turn cows onto new fall growth when rains return after a drought, holding off can help pastures and cows.
Federal wildlife officials removed the gray wolf from the U.S. Endangered Species Act list on Thursday, saying the wolf population has recovered and the animal no longer needs federal protection.
No one likes dehorning. In my opinion, it is the worst job on the farm. Thankfully, there are some techniques and strategies, like paste and local anesthetic to make the job a little less foul.
Lethal action has been approved by wildlife officials in Washington for two packs that have killed and injured multiple cattle this year.
What can be done to thicken up forage stands that have been thinned out?
Agriculture groups view the removal of Endangered Species Act protections for gray wolves as a “conservation success story” and conservationists call it another “relentless assault on wildlife protections.”
It is imperative that the landlord and tenant talk about any remedies to the lease prior to the start of the grazing season.