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Steps to tighten the calving season

Remember the phrase earning your keep? Whether that was doing household chores as a child or bringing in a salary to contribute to the finances, many have a role in bringing value to the family.

In a similar way, beef cows earn their keep by raising a calf annually, say the veterinarians at the Kansas State University Beef Cattle Institute.

Addressing the topic of how to keep the beef herd calving over a fairly short 65-75-day timeframe was the focus of a recent discussion on a Cattle Chat podcast.

“It is not uncommon for…

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