Grassland productivity tool expanded to include New Mexico and Arizona and offers forecasts for individual 6x6-mile areas.
Grass growth rates and forage types help set rotation plans and grazing-pressure thresholds.
Longer mixing time led to better consistency of early-finishing rations over time, as well as increasing ADG and improving feed conversion ratio.
Every targeted metaphylaxis plan should also include a way to evaluate program's success.
Role of glucose-dependent insulinotropic polypeptide hormone in marbling unclear.
Data processing from sensors will help veterinarians monitor behavior changes that could be early indicators for illness in cattle.
Concern remains over interactions with trace minerals in rumen.
Consider alternative ration strategies if distillers grains become scarce.