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Compare Alternative Feed Value, Prices   ( 2019-03-13 )
Determining the relative value of alternative feeds can be a cost-saving strategy.
Protect Bulls From Winter Weather   ( 2019-03-11 )
Prolonged exposure to extreme cold and wind increases the likelihood of frostbite.
Winter Calving Requires Diligence   ( 2019-03-08 )
Heavy snowfall and dangerous wind chills have created difficult-to-manage calving conditions this winter.
Feeding Cattle Extra Reduces Hay Stocks   ( 2019-03-04 )
Producers may need to stretch hay supplies with grain or grain byproducts.
Record Cattle Death Losses for Livestock Indemnity Program   ( 2019-02-14 )
Records can help producers provide evidence of death losses.
Producers Need Disposal Plan for Dead Livestock   ( 2019-01-09 )
Disposing of dead livestock quickly prevents the spread of disease and protects water quality.
Determine Available Forage for Grazing   ( 2018-08-23 )
Dry conditions make producers concerned about their forage resources.
Corn Can Make Good Silage   ( 2018-08-15 )
Corn silage can provide a high-quality feed for livestock if it is harvested and ensiled properly.
NDSU Extension Apps, Online Tools Take Guesswork Out of Farming   ( 2018-07-30 )
NDSU Extension also has developed health and disaster preparedness online tools and apps.
Pinkeye and Foot Rot a Rancher’s Headache   ( 2018-07-27 )
Producers have several options for controlling flies.
Reduce Heat Stress in Cattle   ( 2018-07-18 )
Summer heat and humidity can take a toll on cattle and humans.
Hot Weather Increases Risk of Cyanobacterial Poisoning to Livestock   ( 2018-07-17 )
High temperatures promote the growth of blue-green algae, which can produce harmful toxins.
Cattle Pest Control Vital   ( 2018-06-08 )
Left untreated, pests can cause significant loss in production.
Stocking Rate Reductions May be Needed   ( 2018-05-18 )
Producers may see a reduction in forage production on their pastures and rangeland.
Prevent Spread of Equine Herpes Virus   ( 2018-05-07 )
The virus is highly contagious and can cause respiratory or neurologic infections, abortions in mares and even death.
Drought May Have Compromised Livestock Water Quality   ( 2018-05-04 )
Test water quality prior to livestock turnout.
Water Development Worth the Investment   ( 2018-04-25 )
Installing a water development project may be the answer to drought-related livestock water shortages.
Good Feed Management Helps Prevent Weak Calves   ( 2018-04-12 )
Bad weather and poor cow nutrition are the leading causes of weak calf syndrome.
Several Factors May Contribute to Beef Cattle Pregnancy Losses   ( 2018-04-11 )
Develop good herd health and vaccination strategies to minimize losses.
Assistance Available for Above-normal Livestock Losses   ( 2018-04-09 )
The Livestock Indemnity Program provides payments for livestock deaths in excess of normal mortality.

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