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Cattle on Feed
Weaning Rations for Beef Steers for Two Rates of Gain - Articles Articles
These rations are based on calves receiving an average grass/legume hay that is .28 mcal/lb NEg and 10% crude protein. More
Urea in Beef Cattle Rations
Urea in Beef Cattle Rations - Articles Articles

Urea in Beef Cattle Rations

Daniel M. Kniffen

Feed-grade urea can be an effective source of protein in beef cattle diets. More
The Most Valuable Investment in the Beef Herd - The Bull
The Most Valuable Investment in the Beef Herd - The Bull - Articles Articles
This article discusses the decision-making process in buying a bull. More
Reproduction by the Numbers
Reproduction by the Numbers - Articles Articles

Reproduction by the Numbers

Daniel M. Kniffen

This article will highlight some of the “numbers” to be considered to be both reproductively efficient and profitable. More
Minerals for Beef Cows
Minerals for Beef Cows - Articles Articles

Minerals for Beef Cows

Daniel M. Kniffen

Proper mineral nutrition for beef cows contributes to animal performance. Based on analysis the beef industry over feeds minerals. More
Influence of Temperature on Feed Requirements of Beef Cows
Influence of Temperature on Feed Requirements of Beef Cows - Articles Articles
Here are some basic rules to evaluate the feed requirements of beef cows during the winter. More
Cows with calves on grass
Green Grass Calving - Articles Articles

Green Grass Calving

Daniel M. Kniffen

There are many advantages to green grass calving when compared to late winter early spring calving. More
Feeding Small Grains to Beef Cattle
Feeding Small Grains to Beef Cattle - Articles Articles
The high price of corn has many cattle feeders investigating the use of alternative small grains in cattle rations. More
Colostrum and Calf Productivity: A Review
Colostrum and Calf Productivity: A Review - Articles Articles
Recent studies at Penn State have shown that 20-25% of veal and dairy-beef calves do not receive colostrum prior to sale. More
Causes of Vaccine Failure in Beef Cattle
Causes of Vaccine Failure in Beef Cattle - Articles Articles
Vaccine failure can be reduced by understanding cattle status, using good vaccination management using the right vaccines at the right time. More
Beef Herd Health
Beef Herd Health - Articles Articles

Beef Herd Health

Daniel M. Kniffen

Herd Health is a prime example of “An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure”. More