N&H TOP LINE: KPIs identify ranch profit centers

N&H TOP LINE: KPIs identify ranch profit centers

Key performance indicators help identify more profitable areas for ranchers. Also: Post-calving nutrition.

Viewed as a report card for a cattle operation, key performance indicators (KPIs) can assist beef producers in measuring factors crucial to an operation.

Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service economist Stan Bevers discussed KPIs at the recent 2016 Texas & Southwestern Cattle Raisers Convention in Ft. Worth, Texas.

"KPIs provide a rancher with an analysis of the operation and detail whether the operation is fulfilling the goals of ownership," Bevers said.


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