Cow / Calf Corner
By: Glenn Selk, Oklahoma State University Emeritus Extension Animal Scientist As the spring calving season begins, the cows will show typical signs that will indicate parturition is imminent. Changes that are gradually seen are udder development, or making bag and the relaxation and swelling of the vulva. These indicate the cow is due to calve…Read More
By: Blair Fannin, 979-845-2259, email@example.com COLLEGE STATION – Purchasing a bull can be a difficult and sometimes expensive proposition for a beef cattle producer. However, ranchers got an inside look at how to overcome some of these challenges at a recent workshop held in College Station by the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service. “We have…Read More
By: John Rodgers, DVM, MS, Cattle and Equine Technical Services, Pfizer Animal Health A new study shows the economic benefit of utilizing estrous synchronization (ES) and timed artificial insemination (TAI) can be up to $49.14* per cow.1 The study is the first of its kind to quantify the financial outcomes of using these technologies to increase…Read More
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