Stocking Rate, Cattle Cycle, Value of Genetic Testing, Route of Administration

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Guest: Dr. Jennifer Bormann

3:28 Stocking rate: what does that mean?

9:02 Cattle cycle: current inventory and changes

16:38 Value of genetic testing

29:33 Route of administration

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Hoof Care, Water Quality, Kansas Farm Bureau, First Calf Heifers

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Guest: Greg Doering

2:20 Hoof care: foot rot

7:50 Water quality and its importance

15:08 Kansas Farm Bureau: communications

23:16 First calf heifers: keeping them separate

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Feed Efficiency, Feet and Leg Scores, Heat Stress

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Guest: Dr. Jennifer Bormann

3:56 Feed efficiency: cows vs. feeder cattle

12:57 Feet and leg scores

21:30 Heat stress

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High Commodity Prices, Drought Management, Implants in Young Calves, Vaccinating in Warm Weather

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3:07 High commodity prices

7:20 Listener question: drought management

14:53 Implants in young calves

24:51 Vaccinating cattle in warm weather

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Bottle Calves, Bringing In Orphans, In-season Breeding Soundness Exam, Grass Feeding

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5:39 Bottle calves

14:45 Bringing in orphans

20:33 In-season breeding soundness exam

24:05 Listener question: grass feeding

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Animal Agriculture Research, Replacement Heifers, Generic Antimicrobials, Deworming Strategies

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4:19 Animal agriculture research funding opportunities

9:12  Raising replacement heifers vs. purchasing them

16:16 Generic antimicrobials

24:33 Deworming strategies for internal parasites

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Cattle Bloat, US Beef Imports and Exports, Copper and Trace Minerals, Johnes Disease

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5:43 Cattle bloat

11:48 US beef imports and exports

18:31 Cooper and other trace minerals

25:15 Listener Question: Johnes Disease vs. BVD

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Brazil Production System, Mineral Selection Plans, Calving Timing, Needle Size

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2:21 Brazil production system

8:36 Mineral selection plans

13:40 Factors influencing calving timing

21:50 Needle size selection and maintenance

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News Update, BVD, Summer Pasture Utilization, Listener Question

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2:45 News update: African Swine Fever

6:05 Bovine viral diarrhea

15:54 Summer pasture utilization

24:14 Listener question: bulls

BVD Resources
BVD Consult

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Impact of Grazing Season, AI Synchronization, Cow Depreciation, Hair Shedding

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1:47 Impact of the Grazing Season Length on Profitability

10:28 Consideration of AI synchronization in Cows

16:36 Listener Question: Documenting Cow Depreciation

24:37 Listener Question: Hair Shedding

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War Against Weeds, Weed Management, Grazing Management, Natives vs. Introduced

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Guest: Sarah Lancaster

2:36 War Against Weeds podcast

6:00 Weed management in pastures

17:42 Grazing management

23:49 Natives vs. introduced pastures

War Against Weeds on Apple Podcasts

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Cull Cows, Calving Difficulty, the Transition to Grass, Following Up

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2:25 Listener question: cull cows

7:15 Calving difficulty

16:00 Transitioning to grass

22:50 Listener follow-ups

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Sustainability, Calving and Spring Issues, BSE, Bull Management and Genetics

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Guest: Debbie Lyons-Blythe

4:05 Sustainability: where should producers be involved

10:18 Calving and spring issues

15:40 Listener question: bull soundness exam

24:00 Strategic genetic decisions and bull management

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Hay Feeding, Breeding Soundness Exam, Bull Economics, Extending Grazing Season

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2:47 Listener question: hay feeding

9:00 Breeding soundness exam

26:24 Bull economics

24:30 Listener question: extending grazing season

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Cost of open cows, treating calf scours, mud muck enterotoxemia

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2:08 Cost of open cows

10:47 Treating calf scours

16:07 Mud muck

23:27 Listener question- how to prevent enterotoxemia

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Stump the Experts, Prevention Calf Scours, Colostrum Follow-Up, Bull Spring Training

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1:42 Stump the experts

7:55 Preventing calf scours

17:19 Listener question: colostrum follow-up

23:45 Bull Spring Training

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Synchronization Programs in Heifers, Cold Stress Management, Sustainability in Grasslands

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4:01 Planning synchronization programs for heifers

13:15 Cold stress management

22:22 Sustainability in grasslands

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Eric Atkinson, Technology for Information, Ag Innovations, Trends in Information Gathering

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Guest: Eric Atkinson

2:00 Introduction to Eric Atkinson

4:05 Technology for Information

14:55 Upcoming agriculture innovations

21:15 Trends in information gathering

Agriculture Today

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Breeding and Heterogeneity, Colostrum, International Trade, Bull Social Introduction

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3:40 Listener question: breeding and heterogeneity

7:47 Colostrum

17:59 International trade

22:53 Listener question: bull social introduction

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Traceability, CattleTrace Pilot Project and Memberships

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Guest: Callahan Grund

3:46 What is traceability

10:10 What is CattleTrace?

14:09 Current status of the pilot project

23:07 CattleTrace Memberships

Show notes:
CattleTrace Pilot Project
Implementation and Economic Impacts of a Traceability Program on Beef Industry Stakeholders

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Winter Lice, Growing Calf Rations, Cash Marketing of Fed Cattle, Providing Minerals

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Guest: Phillip Lancaster

3:05 Listener quester- winter lice

7:54 Growing calf rations

15:07 Listener question- cash marketing of fed cattle

23:50 Listener question- providing minerals

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Post-Calving Breeding, Replacement Heifers, Pointers for New Operations, Rotational Grazing Fencing Options

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4:35 Listener question- How long post-breeding before breeding?

9:27 Are your replacement heifers ready?

16:49 Listener question- Pointers for new operations

21:36 Considering Rotational Grazing Fencing Options

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Monitoring BCS, Breeding Fall Cows, Cow Size and Profitability, Polio

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2:07 Monitoring body condition score

8:50 Breeding fall cows

16:30 Cow size and profitability

25:36 Polio

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Grazing Soybean Stubble, Fescue Toxicity and Vasodilators, Cover Crops to Use Nitrogen in Dry Lot, Winter Water Mineral Supplementation

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This week’s guest is Dr. Phillip Lancaster.

2:58 Grazing soybean stubble

7:23 Fescue toxicity and vasodilators

11:58 Cover crops to use nitrogen in dry lot

17:53 Mineral supplementation in winter

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Thin Cow Management, Cull Cow Sales, Feeding During Pregnancy, Year End Analysis

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2:46 Listener question: thin cows- is it genetics?

8:23 Listener question: cull cow sales

17:06 Listener question: feeding cows during pregnancy

23:40 Year end analysis

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