WEAK CALF SYNDROME

PROJECT NO.: 0007-034 RESEARCH INSTITUTION: University of Saskatchewan (Western College of Veterinary Medicine) LEAD RESEARCHER: Dr. Cheryl Waldner Background: Calves born with ‘weak calf syndrome’ are often...

Early Weaning of Calves an Option During Periods of Drought And Excess Moisture

Beef cows are amazing mothers, especially during periods of drought or excess moisture when pasture quality and/or quantity are limited. The cow will sacrifice...

Weaning Beef Calves

Introduction Weaning time is stressful for the mother cow and her calf. Traditionally some Ontario cow-calf producers wean calves the day they leave the farm,...

Make or Break: Cow Nutrition Pre and Post Calving

Pre Calving Nutrition – The nutrition of the cow in the last 1.5 months of gestation are critical. If at no other time in...

Ontario Cow-Calf Production Survey

Ontario cow-calf producers, do you wonder how your operation compares with others in your region or province on matters like conception rate and weaning...