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Poll: October most common month for weaning

Published on 13 September 2019

According to a recent online poll, producers wean their calves in October or later. 

Progressive Cattle asked, "What month do you wean your calves?"

October or later was voted the most popular time to wean with 45.8%. 

September came in second with 31.3% of votes.

July or earlier came in third and August finished last, with 13.7% and 9.2%, respectively. end mark

What month do you wean your calves?

  • October or later: 45.8%

  • September: 31.3%

  • August: 9.2%

  • July or earlier: 13.7%