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Calf Losses Before Birth a Concern   ( 2019-02-15 )
The normal abortion or stillbirth rate in a cow herd is 1 to 2 percent.
Record Cattle Death Losses for Livestock Indemnity Program   ( 2019-02-14 )
Records can help producers provide evidence of death losses.
NDSU Hosting Drought Planning Workshop   ( 2019-01-15 )
Drought frequency and severity likely will increase in the northern Plains.
Producers Need Disposal Plan for Dead Livestock   ( 2019-01-09 )
Disposing of dead livestock quickly prevents the spread of disease and protects water quality.
Don’t Skimp on Protein for Pregnant Cows   ( 2019-01-07 )
Not feeding pregnant cows enough protein can have serious consequences.
Wheat Straw Can Help Keep Cows Full   ( 2018-12-26 )
Cows need a lot of feed to fill them up and keep them full.
Reduce Risk of Nitrates in Oat Hay   ( 2018-12-19 )
High levels of nitrate in feed can be toxic to cattle.
NDSU Extension Offers Lessons in Basic Cow Economics   ( 2018-11-20 )
Cow requirements need to be matched to and met by ranch resources.
BeefTalk: The Next Chapter: Some Happy, Some Sad   ( 2018-11-01 )
Ringwall is becoming director of the University of Saskatchewan’s Livestock and Forage Centre of Excellence.
Moos, Ewes and More Set for Oct. 27   ( 2018-10-28 )
Come meet the animals that call NDSU home and the people who teach and do Animal Sciences research.
BeefTalk: Say ‘I Can,’ Not ‘I Can’t’   ( 2018-10-25 )
“I can” is a much better approach to agriculture than “I can’t.”
BeefTalk: Data are the Foundation for Developing Cattle Goals   ( 2018-10-18 )
Data help guide farm and ranch decisions.
Killing Freeze Affects Alfalfa, Sorghum/Sudangrass Grazing   ( 2018-10-12 )
Eating alfalfa, sorghum-sudangrass and sudangrass right after a killing freeze can cause health problems in cattle.
NDSU Extension Offers Advice for Picking Best Heifers   ( 2018-10-12 )
Selecting good heifers helps build a good cow herd.
BeefTalk: Cowsonality Important to a Productive Cow Herd   ( 2018-10-11 )
Understanding the cows' attitude and behavior can help improve the herd.
NDSU Extension Offers Fall Checklist for Cattle Producers   ( 2018-10-05 )
Now is a good time to protect the herd from health issues.
BeefTalk: The Challenge of Managing Human Resources   ( 2018-10-04 )
Having the right team is critical to the success of the cattle operation.
BeefTalk: Market Cows and Bulls Rather Than Cull   ( 2018-09-20 )
No herd should have any cull cows or bulls.
Soybeans May Be Viable Cattle Feed Option   ( 2018-09-14 )
Soybeans can be used as a protein supplement for beef cattle, as long as the beans are a small part of the cattle’s diet.
BeefTalk: Cows as Combines   ( 2018-09-13 )
Fall aftermath grazing helps cows increase their conditioning and be better prepared for winter and next year’s calving and breeding.

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