Culling Herds Based on Cattle Records

AUBURN, Ala.—Cattle producers have practiced record keeping for years to identify cow-calf pairs and top-producing cows. Additionally, comprehensive cattle records can be an important tool producers use to cull the herd. Often when working to reduce the cattle herd, producers need…

Simple Cow Culling Strategies for Producers

While welcome rains have fallen over Alabama in spurts during recent weeks, the state is still in an official moisture deficit. Recent Drought Monitor information indicates nearly 60 percent of the state is still “abnormally dry.” Producers battled severe drought…