Helping Your Child Feed Their 4-H or FFA Market Steer

By Karla Wilke, UNL Cow/Calf systems and stocker management

Now that fall is here, and most spring-born calves are being weaned, 4-Hers and FFA students across Nebraska are looking over the calf crops and picking out market steer prospects for the 2024 county fair.  Calves are carefully evaluated against a list of criteria, selected, and brought home.  Now what?

Find the complete article on the University of Nebraska-Lincoln beef webpage.