June 2015


CT: June 16, 2015 13:54:42 CST
THE WORLD ACCORDING TO HOOTER MCCORMICK -- P.R. AND OTHER HORRORS
Anyone who knows G.W. understands that he would rather use a toothbrush to scrub the inside of a squeeze chute—in subzero weather—than have anyone entertain the possibility that he's not taking care of business.

CT: June 18, 2015 13:28:54 CST
ENVIRONMENTAL CONDITIONS CAN INCREASE HOOF ISSUES
It has only been recently that much of the cattleman's concerns focused on drought and widespread lack of moisture needed to grow pastures and forages. These conditions remain in many parts of the country. However, other areas including widespread parts of the southern US have “enjoyed” substantial if not excessive rainfalls over recent weeks and months. While this greatly improves forage growing conditions in these areas, a host of other problems develop with the high, sustained moisture levels.

CT: June 19, 2015 13:07:31 CST
MAKE PLANS TO ATTEND JUNIOR BRAHMAN SHOW
Don't miss the largest family event in the Brahman breed July 6-11, 2015, at the Four States Fairgrounds in Texarkana, Ark.

CT: June 19, 2015 13:09:38 CST
IT'S THE PITTS -- LITTLE CHUCK
Chipoltle wants their pork to come from free-rooting hogs who eat non GMO rations and sleep in deeply bedded barns and Panera Bread came out with a No-No list of things they want no part of, including artificial preservatives, colors, sweeteners and flavors.

CT: June 29, 2015 12:12:32 CST
THE BRAHMAN F1 WORKS WELL FOR SOUTHERN PRODUCERS
Across the United States, the makeup of commercial cow herds varies to fit various environments. In the South, increased heat and humidity require cattle that are able to perform in these conditions.

CT: June 29, 2015 12:53:19 CST
NUTRITION OF REPLACEMENTS KEY TO PRODUCTIVITY
The replacement heifer is the foundation of a productive cowherd, and it is important to give her the best chance at having a long and productive life in the herd.








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