Results of recent Cow-Calf Production Survey across Canada

Source: Beef Cattle Research Council, www.BeefResearch.ca Industry data provided by production surveys can serve as a benchmark for production performance across the country. Historical production surveys include...

Boehringer Ingelheim forges partnership with USask Livestock and Forage Centre of Excellence

Source: Western College of Veterinary Medicine The University of Saskatchewan has announced a five-year partnership and $250,000 contribution from research-driven pharmaceutical company Boehringer Ingelheim (Canada)...

Beef breeding season management

Source: Ontario Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs Introduction In analyzing the cow-calf industry, the four factors that are more commonly used by producers as...

Custom Grazing Cattle

Source: Government of Saskatchewan Custom grazing is an arrangement in which one person provides the pasture, water and grazing management expertise for another person's livestock....

Achieving a successful calving season

Source: Alberta Agriculture and Forestry, http://www.agric.gov.ab.ca/ Preventative activities In consultation with a veterinarian, develop an annual vaccination program. Keep accurate records of dates and products administered...

Evaluating forage species for stockpiled forages

Source: Beef Cattle Research Council Project Title: Building long-term capacity for resilient cow-calf production systems through creation of a forage industry chair supporting training and research...

How to increase your odds of having healthy calves

Source: Beef Cattle Research Council, www.BeefResearch.ca Calving is a natural process, but sometimes disease, weather, and many other factors can cause stress. How can beef producers...

Body condition scoring your cow herd

Source: Alberta Agriculture and Forestry, http://www.agric.gov.ab.ca/ Importance of Body Condition Scoring to Cattle Producers Body condition is an expression of the amount of body fat that an...

Cow feeding economics this winter

Source: Alberta Agriculture and Forestry Rising feed costs during the second half of 2018 have many producers wondering about the economics of overwintering their cows....

Creep Feeding Calves

Source: Farm Animal Council of Saskatchewan Inc. Creep feeding is one of the management strategies which can be employed when drought reduces pasture quantity or...