Should I Sell Now or Graze my Calves Next Summer?

Baker, Michael J.
January 2016
Farming;Jan2016, p6
The article presents the author's views on the factors that have led to change the calving season from late winter to early or mid spring. It includes reduced production cost, improved reproductive performance and availability of pasture quantity. It further discusses various advantages of yearlings grazing including use of spring flush with yearlings, diversification of the risk and increased value of yearlings when sold with other products.


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