“The challenge to BIF is to remain dynamic and move into the 21st century with a program attuned to the technology of that era. Embryo transfer, cloning, sexed semen, gene splicing, super computers, satellite conferences, EPDs for carcass traits…”...
January 1967 marked an important beginning for the beef industry. Cattle producers and researchers gathered in Denver for a meeting during the National Western Stock Show to take a step toward the future a step toward beef improvement. Those who...
Most of the efficiency work underway today is focused on growing cattle. While cow feed costs are of overriding importance in integrated beef-production
There's something almost mystical about "doability" in cattle. We all think we know what it is when we see it -- steers that keep gaining during a Panhandle snowstorm, cows that
My excitement to be a representative of the Hereford breed abounded as I listened to experts address attendees of the Cattle Industry Annual Convention this winter
Predetermining the sex of calves has been one of the most intriguing and sought-after technologies in the cattle industry for decades. Most of the attention
Participating in a value-added verification program is extra work, extra record keeping and extra management, but it also results in extra dollars in your pocket, says a survey