Winter feeding costs account for the majority of annual operating costs in a cow/calf operation.
At NDSU’s Central Dakota Ag Day, Bryan Neville, NDSU livestock researcher at Carrington Research Extension Center (CREC), talked about some ex…
COLUMBIA, Mo. — As work at meat processing plants slows during COVID-19, hog producers may want to feed pigs cheaper diets and hold them longer.
Question: I have low cholesterol. My LDL was 17 when last checked, and my total cholesterol was 82. My triglycerides were 32.
Cattlemen and consumers alike are familiar with traditional meat consumption that has been a part of the human diet for more than 2.6 million …
Avocado toast and juice bars are all the rage for American hipsters, foodies and millennials.
COLUMBIA, Mo. — Missouri pork producers and members of the state’s pork industry gathered in Columbia Feb. 6-7 for the annual Missouri Pork Expo.
L-glutamine, an amino acid, shows promise as an alternative to antibiotics and growth promoters for piglets. The finding comes at an opportune time in light of the 2017 Veterinary Feed Directive, which bans use of dietary antibiotics in swine, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Agricultural Research Service.
Producers with spring-calving herds will soon be weaning calves, and this is a stressful time.
The rotational grazing system featured in the Oct. 26 Agri-View article, “Uplands Cheese: transition ‘high,’” should have read that cows are moved every 12 hours to a new section of pasture. The same article should have indicated that cows in Meister Cheese’s “Cows First” program are not injected with rBST and are fed an all-vegetarian diet.
Question: I enjoyed your article about saturated fats. My husband and I have been eating saturated fat and avoiding all the “white stuff” like flour and sugar. We have been separating “fuels” by having protein and fats or lean protein with healthy carbs at our meals.
STILLWATER, Okla. - Some cattle eat grass, some eat corn and others have more of a sweet tooth they satisfy by chowing down on candy and pastries.