Living the Country Life
More
Close

Calving Content

Slideshow
Calving season is one of the most important times of year for cattle producers. Here are four tips to help your calving season run smoothly.
Slideshow
Reference these tips for healthy cows and calves this spring.
Reference these tips for healthy cows and calves this spring.
Slideshow
Lexi Marek talks about her family's farm and how her involvement with agriculture lead her to where she is today.
Lexi Marek talks about her family's farm and how her involvement with agriculture lead her to where she is today.
Slideshow
Give livestock extra attention and care in cold temperatures for optimal production.
Give livestock extra attention and care in cold temperatures for optimal production.
Slideshow
Make sure your calves are on the path to success this calving season by providing them with immediate immune protection.
Story
Calving and re-breeding can be a challenge. These tips will help.
    First-calf heifers need to be fed and managed properly to reduce their susceptibility to calving and reproductive failure. To be reproductively efficient, a heifer needs energy,...
Story
Paying attention to these details really pays off when it’s time to take your calves to the sale barn. A little preparation goes a long way.
Proper management can go a long way toward adding value to your calves and preventing discounts at market on less desirable cattle. According to animal scientists with Texas A...
Blog Post
Bob had to do a c-section on this show heifer -- she had a huge calf! The weather has been so brutally cold, he kept the cow and calf at the clinic overnight. Dr. Brennan tried to milk the cow, but...
Story
Everyday details can lead to calf health challenges
Bethany Fisher and Christie Underwood, calf and heifer specialists with Purina Animal Nutrition, provide these tips to keep calves healthy.   1. Dip navels immediately after birth Navel...
Slideshow
Whether you purchase a bucket calf or wind up with one by chance, these tips from Iowa State University Extension will help ensure it grows up to be healthy.

Pages