Salvaging A Crop? Here Are Some Things To Consider When Valuing A Crop For...

Source: Beef Cattle Research Council, www.BeefResearch.ca With moderate to severe drought in many areas of Canada and the northern United States, many beef producers are...

Tips To Select Corn Silage Hybrids Across Canada

Source: Beef Cattle Research Council, www.BeefResearch.ca When grown and harvested properly, corn silage can be an excellent source of energy and fibre for beef cattle....

How to Manage Fly Pests in the Cattle Herd

Source: PennState Extension Fly Pests Have flies been bothering your livestock? Fly control can help keep cattle happy, healthy, and productive. Fly Identification In order to put fly...

Consumption of foreign objects

Source: VBP+ Fact Sheet HARDWARE DISEASE When cattle accidentally consume foreign material, such as sharp pieces of metal, hardware disease can occur. These objects can settle...

Alternative Feeds for Beef Cattle

Source: Manitoba Agriculture, Food and Rural Initiatives Straw Straw is a good alternative feed for beef cows when it is properly supplemented. See the beef section...

Nitrate Poisoning

Source: Manitoba Agriculture, Food and Rural Initiatives Toxic levels of nitrates in forages are always a possibility whenever the normal growth of plants is disrupted...

Vitamin supplementation for beef animals

Source: Alberta Agriculture and Forestry Why is Vitamin Supplementation required? Vitamin A, D, and E, are fat soluble vitamins that are required in a properly balanced...

Managing bulls after the breeding season

Source: Ontario Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs Over the course of the breeding season, bulls can lose between 100 and 200 lbs. of...
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