Drought: More Than a Summer Challenge — Keeping Today’s Drought from Becoming Tomorrow’s Problem
Drought has been a common occurrence on the prairies. With extreme drought conditions and feed shortages, producers are making critical decisions that can have a big impact on productivity and profitability that goes beyond the summer season.
This webinar will share key insights on what to look out for to give your herd its best change to withstand severe or prolonged drought.
- Dr. John Campbell, Western College of Veterinary Medicine
- Jesse Williams, beef producer, Whiskey Creek Ranch
- Keeping Today’s Drought from Becoming Tomorrow’s Problem (BCRC post)
- Drought Management Strategies (BCRC web page)
Sometimes help isn’t just needed for your herd. When the stress of drought gets overwhelming, please reach out to your community or professionals for mental health support. The Do More Agriculture Foundation website has a number of great resources, call line numbers and ag support groups.