Shabtai Bittman, PhD, a researcher with Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada, explains nutrient cycling in forage ecosystems.
Calculating a bull’s value through individual performance, the environment, management and calf price.
The Beef Cattle Research Council provides information that will help farmers to evaluate different breeding programs, which bulls are optimal for their herd, and how much they’re worth.
The Beef Cattle Research Council looks at the factors that should be considered when selecting a bull, including Expected Progeny Differences, Performance and Carcass Quality Traits and Conformation and Structural Soundness Traits.
The Beef Cattle Research Council talks about how effective grazing management on pastures ensures high forage yield, sustainability, animal health and productivity, all of which impact cost of production.