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With calving season underway, here is the skinny on the importance of colostrum for newborn calves.
What impact comes from importing feeder cattle from Mexico and Canada? Explore that controversy, plus read other interesting tidbits, in the week’s Trending Headlines.
The ideal calving situation is to have an unassisted delivery, the calf getting "its bearings" and nursing within an hour or two of birth.
Sometime things aren't exactly what they seem. Veterinarian Dave Sjeklocha shares a story to remind both ranchers and veterinarians to stay safe and respectful during calving season.
Orphaned calves happen. So do cows that lose a calf. Here are some ways to turn that into a happy outcome.
Despite the greatest total cost, June calving provided the lowest unit cost of production and greatest net profit per calf, thanks to greater weaning and carcass weights.
Whether or not we get the January Cattle inventory report remains to be seen. But profitability is still in the picture. That and more awaits you in this Week’s Trending Headlines.
If a heifer or cow needs assistance calving, helping her deliver the way nature intended can lead to more success.
Providing windbreaks this winter will pay off next calving season.