The show ring can be fun and exciting, but does it have any value beyond ribbons, trophies and bragging rights? Yes.
Is the customer always right? That depends on whose bull is being scored. One veterinarian shares his thoughts on why we might need to tip the industry upside down when it comes to breeding soundness exams.
Why consider crossbreeding? The value of the improved productivity due to crossbreeding is worth $150 per cow per year.
There’s been a subtle shift in seedstock operations.