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Feedlot Focus

Evaluating Cattle Feeding Sites Vital to Producers

By: Shelby Alyssa Mettlen

MANHATTAN, Kan. – For Kansas’ cattle producers, building new feeding facilities can mean shelling out serious cash. However, Ron Graber, Kansas State University watershed extension specialist, said it’s an investment that pays for itself for years… Continue reading →

Feedyard Water: Recycle, Reuse

p16Livestock facilities across the  nation are adapting to Mother Nature. Not enough water, too much rain, heat, wind… feed yards must find ways to stay in operation, despite the challenges they face. One such yard is Ordway Feedyard near Ordway,… Continue reading →

Stocker Special

Winter wheat grazing prospects this fall

Derrell S. Peel, Oklahoma State University Extension Livestock Marketing Specialist

Winter wheat grazing prospects in the Southern Plains are the best in several years; at least as indicated by winter wheat plantings.  The September 15 Crop Progress report showed Oklahoma… Continue reading →

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