Heat Stress Management

May 14, 2019
By Howard Blalock, Ph.D. A producer survey conducted by Busby and Loy (A.S. Leaflet R1348) reported that the heat event in 1995, resulted in […]

Beta-Agonist in Beef Production

April 30, 2019
Mike Jarosz, Ph.D. Moving into spring/early summer brings about many calf-fed cattle close to finishing in the feedlots.  A set of additives called beta […]

Say Goodbye to Flies!

April 11, 2019
By Lisa Davis MS, Dairy Product Manager     During the spring, summer, and fall, flies are a big concern!  On cattle, fly populations […]

What does rumen fermentation dynamics tell us about sugar and starch? – Fermentation rate of QLF, corn, and whey permeate

April 10, 2019
Paul Dyk, MS, Regional Sales Manager & Dairy Technical Sales Manager Kai Yuan, Ph.D., Senior Research and Technical Advisor   Not all carbohydrates are […]

Formulating DCAD to Drive Milk Fat

April 10, 2019
Based on Dr. Rich Erdman’s conference presentation Summary by Kai Yuan, PhD Dietary Anion Cation Difference (DCAD) is not only important for pre-fresh dry […]

Nutritional Strategies to Help Beat the Heat

April 10, 2019
Katie Raver, M.S. Dairy Technical Services Manager Although summer is often a time associated with having fun in the sun, our four-legged friends don’t […]

One of the Most Economical Ways to Maximize Milk Components: Feeding Urea Through Molasses-Based Liquid Feeds

April 10, 2019
Kai Yuan, Ph.D., Senior Research & Technical Advisor   In today’s tough milk market, producers and nutritionists are trying to maximize milk components using […]

It’s Time to Prepare for Fly Season!

February 11, 2019
For many of us, fly season is quickly approaching!  Year after year flies pose a significant nuisance and economic threat for cattlemen. USDA scientists have […]

Managing Grass Tetany

February 11, 2019
By Chelsey Saevre, M.S. & Mike Jarosz, Ph.D. Tetany Characteristics As we transition into warmer weather, discussions involving grass tetany begin to rise. Often times, […]

The Rising Cost of By-Products for Fed Cattle Rations

February 11, 2019
By Jeff Pastoor, Beef Technical Consultant The #1 question my fellow consultants and I have been hearing is “why are by-product prices so high […]
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