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Do you have a plan in place to combat mold in your TMR?

May 8, 2015
The high moisture content of TMR’s make them highly susceptible to rapid mold and yeast growth and then, subsequent spoilage.  The heating that occurs […]

What is the Outlook for Global Beef Demand and Supply?

April 30, 2015
Highlights from a presentation by Brett Stuart, Global AgriTrends, presented at the Iowa Cattleman’s Convention December 2014. Demand side Asia has more people than […]

Feeding Cull Cows

April 21, 2015
With the tight supply and high costs of feeder cattle, some cattle feeders are looking for other options to keep cattle in the pens.  […]

Mixer Wagons for the Cow/Calf Operation

April 7, 2015
We have long known the value of feeding a total mixed ration to feedlot cattle and to dairy cows.  In research done at South […]

Implanting Strategies for the Feedlot

April 7, 2015
Implanting cattle is a high return management practice if the proper implant is used at the proper time. Using implants can increase body weights, […]

Feeding the High Producing Cow Isn’t in Your Daddy’s Shaker Box Anymore

April 7, 2015
What is the management and nutrition necessary to average 100 lbs of milk per cow per day? In 1989, a dairy producer asked where […]

Did You Know – Adding sugar via a liquid supplement to a corn based diet improves milk efficiency and production?

April 7, 2015
A summary of 11 research trials published in the Journal of Dairy Science from 2004-2012 showed a 4.67 pound fat corrected milk response due […]

Did You Know-Using liquid feeds can significantly reduce ration sorting and be used to uniformly deliver additives in a TMR to the cow?

April 7, 2015
A research study was conducted to, evaluate the effects of molasses based liquid feed addition to corn based TMR on dry matter intake, sorting […]

5 Keys to Improving Your Feed Efficiency

April 7, 2015
Are you looking for ways to improve your feed efficiency?  Find out how feeding a molasses based liquid supplement can help you achieve this. […]

Backgrounding Program Recalibrations

March 27, 2015
Robbi Pritchard, PhD Introduction Backgrounding might be done on the cheap, simply as an effort to market a low cash value feed resource. More […]
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