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  • June 27, 2022Stopping Johne’s Disease in Its Tracks: What’s the Best Testing Strategy for Your Herd?

    Johne’s disease has been a lingering threat to the beef...

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  • April 4, 2022Cracking the Code on Grazing Management Terminology: Animal Units, AUMs, & How to Apply Them

    Does it feel like grazing management information is...

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  • March 31, 2022Two Methods, Four Steps for Calculating Carrying Capacity

    Establish a stocking rate that maintains productivity of herd and forage while encouraging...

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  • February 16, 2022Tightening the Calving Season: How to Increase Profitability Through Calving Distribution *New Video*

    Calving distribution is the percentage of calves...

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  • February 9, 2022Bull Power – How to Calculate the True Value of a Herd Sire *New Video*

    Bull selection is a key decision for cow-calf producers that will have...

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  • January 11, 2022A Guide to Keeping Records That Help Make Profitable Decisions

    The start of a new season and year is the perfect time for beef producers to look back...

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  • November 15, 2021Winter Feed Cost Comparison Calculator – Managing Variable Costs

    Winter feed is the largest year-over-year variable cost faced by...

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  • October 7, 2021What’s the most profitable post-weaning choice for your calves? Try our updated calculator!

    Drought conditions across the country this year remind...

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  • August 18, 2021Decision Making During Drought

    Producers coping with severe drought and feed shortages have tough decisions to make about culling, weaning and cow...

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  • July 23, 2021Salvaging a crop? Here are some things to consider when valuing a crop for feed.

    With moderate to severe drought in many areas of Canada and the...

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