Beef cattle housing
Learn to manage herds better to make them healthier and more profitable
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Event date: Nov. 14, 2023
Event time: | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Topics relating to feeding beef cattle during the winter of 2023-2024 will be discussed. This is a repeat of the morning program. The program will be held at the Pettis County Extension Center meeting room; 1012A Thompson Blvd., Sedalia, MO. For more ...
News & articles
- Published: Thursday, Sept. 16, 2021
COLUMBIA, Mo. – Weaning at home reduces stress and improves profit in calves, says University of Missouri Extension beef nutritionist Eric Bailey.Unfortunately, more than 55% of calves are weaned on the trailer on the way to the sale barn, ...
- Published: Wednesday, March 20, 2013
NEW LONDON, Mo.– Spring is here, but parts of Missouri still aren’t through with winter weather.A University of Missouri Extension livestock specialist notes that snow makes it harder for animals to find available forage, and cold weather ...
Publication date: April 15, 2022
Reviewed by Joseph ZulovichDepartment of Agricultural EngineeringCharles D. FulhageDepartment of Agricultural EngineeringFigure 1. Stock tank and bulkhead cribbing ready for backfill.A constant supply of clean fresh water is essential to an efficient ...
Publication date: March 1, 2002
Charles D. Fulhage and Donald L. PfostAgricultural Engineering ExtensionJohn W. FeistnerNatural Resources Conservation ServiceCattle manure can be handled as a solid, semisolid, slurry or dilute liquid. Freshly excreted manure from cattle in a ...