Manitoba

  • February 15, 2024Meet the Council: Modifications Worth Making  

    The Beef Cattle Research Council (BCRC) is made up of producer members from across Canada, appointed...

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  • May 16, 2023Forages for Flood Mitigation🎙️

    Forages can play a key role in moderating the water cycle and reducing flood risks. A recent study looks at how...

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  • March 16, 2023Chute Decisions – Using Low Tech and High Tech Record Systems to Help Make Decisions Chute-Side 

    These producers made the switch from paper records...

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  • March 2, 2023A Quarter-Century of Progress with Extended Grazing

    Putting cattle on extended grazing systems has benefitted Canadian ranchers over the past 25 years...

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  • November 29, 2022The Beef Cattle Research Council Appoints New Executive Committee

    Alberta beef producer Craig Lehr will serve as the BCRC chair for 2022-2023. Keep Reading

  • October 12, 2022When The Worms Come Marching In

    Gastrointestinal worms may be silently reducing your pregnancy and weaning weights and increasing your winter feed...

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  • January 6, 2022Rebuild & Recover – Two Producers Share their Experiences with Fire and Drought

    For many beef producers across Canada, the past year was...

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  • November 9, 2021Every Farm Has Different Goalposts – Setting Goals and Defining Success

    What does a “successful” Canadian beef farm look like? How do you...

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  • December 7, 2020Calving Season Timing and Transition – Fast Forward, Rewind, or Press Play

    For many cow-calf producers, calving season is a favourite time of...

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  • November 16, 2020Setting Goals and Adding Diversity is key for Intercropping

    There is a lot of buzz in beef and forage production systems around the concepts of...

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  • October 8, 2020Bale Grazing Checks the Boxes for Three Canadian Producers

    Editor’s note: The following is the final instalment of a two-part series that will...

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  • August 26, 2020The Benefits of Bringing Cattle and Crops Together

    Producers share their successes with grazing cattle on neighbouring cropland. Keep Reading

  • June 22, 2020Meet the Council: Willingness to Adapt is Key for Managing Canadian Beef Operations

    The Beef Cattle Research Council (BCRC) is made up of producer...

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  • June 11, 2020Hooves not Harrows – Harnessing Cow Power to Rejuvenate Forages

    As forage stands age, plant species composition shifts and production declines over...

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  • March 5, 2020Cover Crop Capabilities – Producer and Researcher Experiences

    Cover crop in Saltcoats, SK. Photo courtesy of Kevin Elmy. Forage cover crops are...

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  • February 27, 2020Silage is Top Choice for These Three Beef Producers

    Editor’s note: The following is part two of a two-part series that will help you to...

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  • April 3, 2019Alfalfa is nothing to fear with simple, proper management

    Editor’s note: The following is part 2 of two-part series. See part 1. Photo supplied...

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  • November 21, 2018Five Producers Share Ideas That Have Made Their Farms and Ranches More Efficient

    Editors note: This article is the second in a series featuring ideas...

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  • July 31, 2018Producers with Large Herds Are Believers in Low Stress Weaning

    Editor’s note: The following is the second in a two part series. See part one about...

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  • April 24, 2018Eight beef producers share their recent changes

    Canadian beef producers appear to be keeping up with the often heard axiom “the only constant in...

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  • February 13, 2018Good Records Help Guide Efficient Production and Profitability Say Producers

    Editor’s note: The following is the second in a two part series....

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