Livestock

Veterinary Feed Directive presentation

Dr Craig Payne, MU State Extension State Veterinarian, will explain the new directive that controls the use of antibiotics in animal feeds and supplements.  This Free Workshop will be held at the Howell County Extension Center on November 10, 2016 beginning at 6:00 p.m.  Call the Howell County Extension center at 417-256-2391, to register or for further information.  

 

Beef marketing

Consumers are demanding a more consistent and higher quality beef product. Premier Beef Marketing Program helps beef producers with small- and medium-sized operations learn how to grow higher quality beef cattle and market that product successfully. South Ozarks Premier Beef Marketers Inc. (PDF)

 

Low Quality Forage Utilization in Beef Cattle

Power point presentation

 Survey of Basic Nutrient Groups for Farm Animals (the importance of water in animal nutrition)

For pertinent information regarding water and animal nutrition in the summer months view the attached power point presentation.

Production efficiency

Show-Me Select Replacement Heifers is a total quality management program to provide a reliable source of replacement heifers and enhance marketing opportunities. The program focuses on production efficiency through herd management, reproduction and genetics. Missouri "Show-Me-Select"™ Replacement Heifers Inc. (PDF)

 

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