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Raising cattle

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Homestead & Miniature Cattle Directory: Free Classified Ads, Breeder Directory, Frame Score charts, articles, resources, associate; International Livestock Registries.

A blog about farming and ranching in Southwest Virginia. Training horses, riding horses, showing horses, raising cattle, beef cattle and goats.

We recently improved the working facilities at our other farm. I don't have a picture that does justice to the before, but suffice it to say a lot of twine was involved. Now we have several sorting pens, a loading alley, and a covered head gate. I think things will run smoother the next time we have to work the cattle here.

Body Condition Scoring of Beef Cattle

Body condition scoring (BCS) of cattle allows producers to assess the fat reserves of cows during various production phases. When evaluated at key production time points, this information can be used in management and feeding decisions. The aim of BCS is to obtain a simple and reliable measure of the level of body fat reserves in live animals. Though live weight gives an indication of body size, it can be markedly affected by gut fill and stage of pregnancy. Careful training of scorers and…

The Beef Lifecycle

Explore how your beef goes from Pasture to Plate. For more information visit www.factsaboutbeef.com.

Gestation Table for Cattle! It's still a good estimate, even though a Lowline's gestation period is only 270 days.

Gestation Table for Cattle you can print as well as USDA market news, sale reports, classified ads, ranch listings and news for livestock breeders.

The difference between live weight, hanging weight, and what a customer takes to the freezer can lead to confusion.  Here's a resource you can use to create the right expectations for your customer...

The difference between live weight, hanging weight, and what a customer takes to the freezer can lead to confusion. Here’s a resource you can use to create the right expectations for your cus…

Tips for Creating Beef Cattle Handling Facilities

Dr. Dave Kammel, UW Extension Specialist, tips for creating useful handling facilities for today's beef operations. This presentation was given at the 2011 Wi…