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Grazing Corn Stalks – Management Strategies

Tue, 09/12/2017 - 08:52
Profit Tip: Grazing Corn Stalks – Management Strategies

September 2017

Consistency is Key to Proper Feed Bunk Management

Mon, 08/14/2017 - 15:10
Profit Tip: Consistency is Key to Proper Feed Bunk Management

August 2017

Can I use a Controlled Intravaginal Drug Release (CIDR) device to bring late-calving cows into heat?

Fri, 08/04/2017 - 11:08
Producer QuestionCan I use a Controlled Intravaginal Drug Release (CIDR) device to bring late-calving cows into heat? Q.  I have heard that a person can use a Controlled Intravaginal Drug Release (CIDR) device to bring late-calving cows into heat, breed them with either AI or bulls and that they will calve earlier next year. How does this work? (April 2017)

Pasture Rangeland Forage Insurance Rainfall Index

Wed, 08/02/2017 - 11:27
Pasture Rangeland Forage Insurance Rainfall Index

August 2017
Aaron Berger
Extension Educator
University of Nebraska-Lincoln

Developing a Risk Management Strategy for Beef Enterprises

Tue, 08/01/2017 - 13:23
Profit Tip: Developing a Risk Management Strategy for Beef Enterprises

August 2017

Developing risk management strategies for your operation is an important thing to give a little thought to as you go about making decisions. There are four main strategies a producer can use to manage risk:

Livestock Risk Protection Insurance

Wed, 07/19/2017 - 14:42
Livestock Risk Protection Insurance

July 2017
Aaron Berger
Extension Educator
University of Nebraska-Lincoln

Utilizing EPDs in the Selection of Sires

Wed, 07/19/2017 - 14:35
Utilizing EPDs in the Selection of Sires

July 2017
Matt Spangler
Extension Beef Genetics Specialist
University of Nebraska-Lincoln

Effect of Heifer Development System on Reproduction and Subsequent Gain as a Pregnant Heifer

Tue, 07/11/2017 - 15:34
Effect of Heifer Development System on Reproduction and Subsequent Gain as a Pregnant Heifer

May 2017

Getting the Most Out of Oat Pasture

Tue, 07/11/2017 - 15:22
Getting the Most Out of Oat Pasture

May 2017

Nebraska BQA: Calf Processing/Branding Time

Tue, 07/11/2017 - 14:01
Nebraska BQA: Calf Processing/Branding Time

May 2017

Nebraska BQA: Building A Herd Health Program

Tue, 07/11/2017 - 13:22
Nebraska BQA: Building A Herd Health Program

May 2017

Evaluating the Impacts of Field Peas in Growing and Finishing Diets on Performance and Carcass Characteristics

Tue, 07/11/2017 - 10:12
Evaluating the Impacts of Field Peas in Growing and Finishing Diets on Performance and Carcass Characteristics

May 2017

Managing Horn Flies

Tue, 07/11/2017 - 09:04
Managing Horn Flies

May 2017

With summer grazing season almost here, now is the time to prepare a horn fly management plan. Developing an effective plan requires some knowledge about the fly’s habits, life cycle, economic impact, and available control strategies.

Sweetclover – Friend or Foe

Tue, 07/11/2017 - 08:44
Sweetclover – Friend or Foe

June 2017

Managing Stable Flies on Pastured Cattle

Mon, 07/10/2017 - 13:31
Managing Stable Flies on Pastured Cattle

June 2017

Modified Distillers Grains Fed to Yearlings can Stretch Summer Grass and Improve Gains

Fri, 07/07/2017 - 15:51
Modified Distillers Grains Fed to Yearlings can Stretch Summer Grass and Improve Gains

June 2017

Grass Hay Production Practices Simply Stated

Fri, 07/07/2017 - 15:27
Grass Hay Production Practices Simply Stated

June 2017

Drought Resources for Ranchers

Thu, 07/06/2017 - 11:43
Drought Resources for Ranchers

July 2017

Feeding Cow-Calf Pairs Grazing Smooth Bromegrass Pastures can Increase Stocking Rates

Thu, 07/06/2017 - 09:56
Feeding Cow-Calf Pairs Grazing Smooth Bromegrass Pastures can Increase Stocking Rates

May 2017

Annual Forage Insurance Plan for Precipitation

Fri, 06/23/2017 - 15:54
Annual Forage Insurance Plan for Precipitation

June 2017
Jay Parsons
Associate Professor
University of Nebraska-Lincoln

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