Cow / Calf Corner
By : Christine Gelley, AgNR Educator, Noble County, OSU Extension The drastic swing in temperatures from one day to the next last week should remind us all that it truly is autumn and that winter is coming. The challenges of the 2019 forage production season continue to add up. With droughty conditions across the state…Read More
By : Sean Kelly, SDSU Extension Range Management Field Specialist, Courtesy of extension.sdstate.edu 2019 has been a year fraught with challenges for ranchers across South Dakota. Abundant precipitation is usually a blessing, however, wet conditions coupled with a cool spring followed by warmer temperatures has caused another problem across the rangelands of South Dakota:…Read More
Courtesy of NDSU Extension Wheat remains unharvested in parts of North Dakota. Heavy rainfall or snow has prevented wheat from being harvested in parts of North Dakota this fall, leaving producers wondering what to do with their crops. Vomitoxin is one of the concerning issues. Vomitoxin, also known as deoxynivalenol (DON), is a mycotoxin…Read More
By : Steve Boyles, OSU Beef Extension Specialist There are Key Practices to Develop a herd health plan that conforms to good veterinary and husbandry practices: Provide disease prevention practices to protect herd health including access to veterinary medical care. Follow all FDA/USDA/EPA guidelines and label directions for each product. Use FDA-approved feed additives including…Read More
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