Managing Pregnant Cows for Improved Cow and Calf Performance

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  • Steve Hendrick, DVM, DVSc

Video guide

00:00 – 01:57: Welcome Comments and Agenda
01:57 – 16:43: Value of Industry Investment in Beef Research 
16:43 – 1:17:31: Managing Pregnant Cows for Improved Cow and Calf Performance 
1:17:31 – 1:27:00: Questions from the Audience 
1:27:00 – 1:29:44: How to Stay Connected with BCRC and Closing Comments

For more information on managing pregnant cows:

Body Condition Scoring

Managing a year round mineral program that’s right for you (webinar recording)
Beef Cattle Research council

Management in the last trimester of pregnancy
Alberta Agriculture and forestry$department/deptdocs.nsf/all/beef1826

When you’re feeding a pregnant cow you are feeding for two
The Beef Magazine

Water testing and feed contacts, laboratories, and companies (in Canada and USA)
Government of Saskatchewan

The cost of herd health – vaccination
Western Beef Development Centre