UW-Extension Annual Cattle Feeders Workshops Slated for Feb 26 through Mar 1

The University of Wisconsin-Extension will be holding the annual Cattle Feeders Workshops at 8 locations around the state February 26th  through March 1st.  This year’s workshop includes a variety of useful information for farmers finishing both dairy and beef breed steers. Dr. Randy Shaver, UW-Extension & UW-Madison Dairy Nutritionist, will show us how corn starch […]

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Handling Basics: Is time on your side?

Translating Time’s Impacts “This is the way we’ve always done it.” I need more than my fingers and toes to count how many times I’ve heard producers tell me this phrase. However, transportation and handling are not the times to maintain this mentality, especially when weather adds additional stress to the animals. Sources of stress […]

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