Antibodies in colostrum provide calves with their initial protection.
Some business scenarios require you to use offense, while others need defense. As a farmer, you’re constantly moving back and forth between the two.
Chuck and brisket prices are up $15/cwts and $54/cwt, respectively from last year.
Producers should focus more on parasite control and less on medicated feeds for dealing with diseases.
In addition to being the greatest cause of baby calf mortality, calving difficulty markedly reduces reproductive performance during the next breeding season.
Jerry Gulke provides the rest of the story behind some of the issues in agricultural commodity markets in hopes it will provide information to help readers make better management decisions.
Denying request to add humane slaughter rules, USDA says poultry are protected by other regulations that protect birds.