Internationally renowned grazing expert Jim Gerrish provides a few tips on how a cattle operation can increase its profitability through grazing practices.
The Beef Cattle Research Council discusses the importance of understanding and growing the carrying capacity of your pasture.
Grazing practices, grain marketing strategies, animal nutrition, succession planning, and much more will be featured at the upcoming Rural Roots Canada Ag Day in Fort Macleod on Tuesday, February 11.
Adaptive grazing herd management applies to grazing practices that are developed with careful consideration to the specific conditions that exist on individual farms and ranches.
When it comes to withstanding drought, the best defence is a good offence. Drought planning and preparation is best done in advance. While that may be little comfort to producers currently coping with dry conditions, there are many strategies that can help farmers prepare for the long-term or help them to recover their drought-ravaged resources in the coming seasons.