Land & Livestock Post
McGREGOR -- A patriotic color scheme used in a cattle production system study aims to make cow-calf production more efficient and ultimately produce more pounds of beef with fewer acres, according to researchers.
SAN ANGELO -- The West Texas sheep and goat industry soon will be "going to the dogs" if a team of Texas A&M AgriLife experts has their way.
Heifer breeding season is fast approaching. Achieving a desirable pregnancy rate in replacement heifers is contingent upon many things, but it all begins with nutrition. The vast majority of articles discussing heifer nutrition focus on the pre-breeding phase and address the desired body weight and condition at breeding. Pre-breeding nutrition is imperative but post-breeding nutrition also should be given due diligence.
SONORA -- If Texans were to pick a plant that brings loathing and dread to city dwellers and ranchers alike, a range expert predicts the answer might well be juniper -- or cedar, as it's more commonly called.