Current Progressive Cattle digital edition
advertisement
breadcrumbs

MANAGEMENT

Read how to improve your supervision of employees, financial matters, identification and record keeping. Learn more about land use issues that affect your operation.

LATEST

Cattle management prior to feedlot entry can have a profound effect on cattle health and feedyard performance. Weaning methodology, nutrition and vaccination protocols practiced by commercial cow-calf producers play a critical role in animal performance when they reach the feedyard.

Read more ...

When most people think of drones, the first thing that comes to mind is military operations overseas using these types of unmanned aerial vehicles. It is surprising, then, to learn that agriculture was one of the main reasons drones were created in the first place.

Read more ...

While the negotiated base price typically represents 98 percent of the carcass value on grid formula-priced sales, the net effect of individual premiums and discounts can be the difference between profit and loss on a load of finished cattle in today’s high-stakes, narrow-margined cattle market.

Read more ...

Mention to someone in the cattle industry, “What are your plans for a vacation this year?” and they will most likely roll their eyes at you and say, “Vacation, what is that?”

Read more ...

Every year we hear of a new incident, or see a new statistic, but we don’t entirely comprehend just how dangerous our livelihoods can be until someone is injured or even worse – killed.

Read more ...

So-called “tribal communication” governs the way consumers gain information today, according to Charlie Arnot from the Center for Food Integrity.

Read more ...