Graded Feeder Calf Sales 2024 Cooperative Extension

Graded Feeder Calf Sales 2024

Published by April Bowman / April 8, 2024

Value-added feeder calf sales can return $200 per head versus a non-weaned steer sold at a weekly auction (based on June 2023 sale data for Stanly Livestock Market).

Fire Ants in Pastures Cooperative Extension

Fire Ants in Pastures

Published by April Bowman / March 26, 2024

Do you have fire ants in your livestock pastures? Looking for ideas for control and management? Join us via Zoom at 6:30 on April 15 to learn more.


Forage Growers Conference Cooperative Extension

Forage Growers Conference

Published by April Bowman / March 8, 2024

To raise livestock on a pasture, one must first become a producer of forage.

Re.... a Field or Pasture: Replant, Rejuvenate, or Renovate Cooperative Extension

Re.... a Field or Pasture: Replant, Rejuvenate, or Renovate

Published by April W Bowman / February 19, 2024

As we approach spring, there is a lot of interest in rejuvenating hayfields or pastures. Where do you begin? (P.S. look at the root difference in these two plants! The one on the left, was never mowed shorter than 4", while the one on the right was mowed every two weeks. LEAVE PLANT RESIDUE.)


Livestock Emergency Response Training Cooperative Extension

Livestock Emergency Response Training

Published by April W Bowman / January 4, 2024

Are you a livestock producer, emergency responder, large animal veterinarian, etc. that may be faced with an animal emergency? Would you know what to do when faced with a disaster?

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