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BeefTalk: Rain Makes Regrowth; Put Weight on Cows Now


Fall is the time to take advantage of crop aftermath grazing.

BeefTalk: Calves Pay the Bills, But the Cows Make the Bills


Cattle breeding systems are the key to long-term, cost-conscious, efficient beef production.

BeefTalk: Time to Get Serious; Small Cows Produce


Smaller cows can produce calves that are competitive with mainstream beef production.

BeefTalk: Walking a Trail, Understanding Cow Math


Having cattle that are too large or too small has real consequences.

BeefTalk: Seeking Efficient Beef Cows


Separate biological and economic efficiency and keep an eye on your goal.

BeefTalk: Diversity Helps Mitigate Drought Effects


Healthy soil is critical to effective, sustainable farming practices.

BeefTalk: Managing Drought Through Proper Soil Health


The effective mitigation of drought is improved soil health and using the available moisture more effectively.

BeefTalk: A Dollar a Day and Counting


Producers need to think outside the box when looking for ways to reduce costs.

BeefTalk: Precondition Calves Regardless of Weaning Time


The well-prepared, preconditioned calf rewards the producer, the buyer and, most importantly, the calf.

BeefTalk: Be Cautious and Do Not Overspend for Hay


The cow-calf business is facing some challenges.

BeefTalk: A Beef Cow is What She Eats


Kochia and Russian thistle can be used as an alternative livestock feed if more desirable pasture or feed is limited.

BeefTalk: Start Planning for Next Year: Pregnancy Check Cows Early


Take steps to minimize the effects of this year’s drought on next year’s production.

BeefTalk: When Early Weaning, Adapt Calves and Provide Right Nutrition


Early weaned calves need to be adapted physically and behaviorally to their new environment.

BeefTalk: How Early is Too Early to Wean?


Consistent and proper animal husbandry and common sense help early weaned calves do just fine.

BeefTalk: Prepare for Early Weaning


Early weaning can save more than 25 percent of available summer pasture forage.