When considering how to wean your calves, no matter what choice you make, minimizing an animal’s stress will keep the process as fluid as possible.
Why do the other guy’s cattle sell at such good prices? Here’s an explanation.
Looking to make more on those calves? There are a lot of factors in play, but catering to buyer's past experience may be your best card.
Data from Superior Livestock Auction show that calf buyers will pay premiums for calves that have been weaned at least 45 days.
Preconditioning isn't for every operation, but it can improve calf health and add value to a calf crop.