Corn silage harvest is in full swing with warm fall days in the forecast, choppers likely won’t be slowing down any time soon. Silages makes up a large component of beef cattle winter rations in the
Cost of production – war on costs – cut your costs!! Cost is a four-letter word! Numerous beef extension publications, economic summaries, models, spreadsheets, and more, establish the relationship …
A seasoned rancher once told me, “Sheep are always looking in two directions — where to escape through the fence and where to die.” The retired livestock producer knew this all too well from experien…
Organic farming is not chemical free. Copper sulfate is a popular one. How does it work and how does it compare to conventional pesticides when it comes to health and safety?
Learning how to start a cattle farm throws you deep into the homesteading pool. Cattle are large beasts and require strong fencing, water and grazing land.