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  • September 22, 2022Making Money FOR the Farm or FROM the Farm?

    Depreciation and opportunity costs don’t show up as cash costs, but they have significant impact on the…

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  • September 20, 2022Strike Three? Transport Rest Stops Still Don’t Show a Benefit for Weaned Calves

    Researchers studied how trip length, preconditioning and rest stops…

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  • September 15, 2022Two Farms “Right-Sized” Their Herds by Being Open to Change and Working in Sync with Nature 

    A key aspect of maximizing profit and maintaining…

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  • September 14, 2022*Upcoming Webinar* Nutrition Part 1: No Longer a Mystery — Feed Testing to Improve Herd Health and Feed Management

    Feed testing is an important tool when tackling…

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  • September 13, 2022A Year in Review: Results of Industry Investment in Research and Extension

    Wonder how your Canadian Beef Cattle Check-Off research dollars are used?…

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  • September 1, 2022Taking Inventory of Feed Resources – How to Right-Size Your Cow Herd

    Part one of a two-part series on identifying the right herd size and cow size…

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  • August 30, 2022Announcing the Beef Researcher Mentorship Program Participants for 2022-2023

    These connections allow researchers to become better informed about…

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  • August 25, 2022Alfalfa for Canada’s Climate

    Work continues to improve yellow- and purple-flowered alfalfa yields in northern climates without compromising winter…

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  • August 23, 2022Registration Now Open for the 2022/2023 BCRC Webinar Series

    This year’s topics include nutrition, feed management and record keeping. Read…

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  • August 17, 2022Dr. Yousef Papadopoulos Receives 2022 Canadian Beef Industry Award for Outstanding Research and Innovation 

    A leader in forage development and sustainable…

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  • August 16, 2022Strategies for Fall and Winter Grazing: Eastern Canadian Perspectives 

    Two Eastern Canadian producers share successful extended grazing strategies….

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  • August 12, 2022Until the Cows Come Home: Five Strategies to Stop Sickness Before It Starts This Fall  

    These specific practices should be part of a beef…

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  • August 10, 2022Getting the Dirt on Cleaning Versus Disinfecting 

    Clean and disinfect against pathogens entering and spreading through your animals, saving you…

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  • August 5, 2022Attn Researchers: BCRC Opens two Calls for Letters of Intent

    Research Call for Letters of Intent The Beef Cattle Research Council invites letters of…

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  • July 25, 2022Beef or Bin? Valuing Annual Crops for Feed

    Beef producers may plant annual crops for the purpose of livestock feed but for many crop farmers,…

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  • July 20, 2022A Herd in Progress: BCRC’s New Heifer Development Webpage Addresses Nutrition, Breeding Management, Biosecurity & More 

    Developing heifers is a necessary part of…

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