Meet Forrest Buhler, Dustin Questions, Transition Plan Definitions, Succession Planning, Business Structures

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1:20 Meet Forrest Buhler, KAMS

4:00 Dustin Questions

10:05 Transition Plan Definitions

16:30 Succession Planning

10:30 Business Structures

Kansas Agricultural Mediation Services

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Listener Question, Antimicrobial Definitions, Culling Cows, Top “O”‘s of Culling, Vaccinating Fall Calving Herds

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2:30 Listener Question: Neospora

10:35 Antimicrobial Definitions

16:10 Culling Cows

20:50 Top “O”‘s of Culling

21:45 Vaccinating Fall Calving Herds

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Listener Question, Grazing Sorghum, Trace Minerals, Top Mineral Considerations, Vaccinating Spring Calving Cows

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1:20 Listener Question

6:45 Grazing Sorghum

13:15 Trace Minerals

17:15 Top Mineral Considerations

18:20 Vaccinating Spring Calving Cows

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Dustin Questions, Ultrasound Guidelines Council, Pre-Processing Check, Tips for Pre-Processing Facility Check, New Facility Guidelines, Facility Costs

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1:45 Dustin Questions

5:40 Ultrasound Guideline Council

8:00 Pre-Processing Check

12:30 Tips for Pre-Processing Facility Check

13:45 New Facility Guidelines

23:30 Facility Costs

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What is Anaplasmosis, Handling Cattle with Anaplasmosis, Anaplasmosis in Your Herd, Tips for Managing Anaplasmosis, Body Condition

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2:00 What is Anaplasmosis

8:05 Handling Cattle with Anaplasmosis

10:00 Anaplasmosis in Your Herd

13:20 Tips for Managing Anaplasmosis

14:50 Body Condition

22:30 Events

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Dustin Questions, Meet Brian Lubbers, Antimicrobial Plan, Antimicrobial Selection Tips, Castration, Antimicrobial Stewardship

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1:25 Dustin Questions

3:30 Meet Brian Lubbers

5:15 Antimicrobial Plan

12:24 Antimicrobial Selection Tips

14:00 Castration

18:00 Antimicrobial Stewardship

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Risk Management, Dustin Questions, Cow Breakeven, Tips to Manage Cow Breakeven, Cover Crops, Stockmanship

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1:45 Risk Management

5:00 Dustin Questions

8:15 Cow Breakeven

13:12 Tips to Manage Cow Breakeven

14:55 Cover Crops

20:50 Stockmanship with John & Chase

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Meet John & Chase, Cattle Handling, Stockmanship & Stewardship Seminar, Value of BQA, Vaccine Handling

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0:30 Meet John Sachse & Chase DeCoite

3:45 Cattle Handling

10:20 Stockmanship & Stewardship Seminar

14:15 Value of BQA

18:15 Vaccine Handling

Kansas Beef Council: kansasbeef.org; 785-273-5225

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Reproductive Heritability, Bull Selection, Top Tips to Prepare for Fall Weaning, Fall Weaning & Processing

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1:40 Reproductive Heritability

12:15 Bull Selection

20:00 Top Tips to Prepare for Fall Weaning

22:00 Fall Weaning & Processing

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Conference Updates, Pasture Management, Creep Feeding, Top Tips for Summer Nutritional Planning, BQA, In the News

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1:30 Conference Updates

12:10 Pasture Management

16:10 Creep Feeding

21:05 Top Tips for Summer Nutritional Planning

22:48 BQA

24:25 In the News

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Sarah Bowser, Cattle Feeding & Sorghum, Sorghum Challenges/Opportunities, Sorghum Research, Fall Calving, Top Tips for Fall Calving, Fly Control

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4:40 Sarah Bowser, Center for Sorghum Improvement Managing Director

7:12 Cattle Feeding & Sorghum

12:00 Sorghum Challenges/Opportunities

14:06 Sorghum Research

18:00 Fall Calving

21:20 Top 7 Tips for Fall Calving

23:20 Fly Control

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Poll Question, Summertime Pneumonia, Top Summer Pneumonia Risk Factors, Deworming, Trailer/Tire Management

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3:10 Poll Question

3:20 Summertime Pneumonia

11:05 Top Summer Pneumonia Risk Factors

12:45 Feed Efficiency Genes

18:00 Deworming

24:30 Trailer/Tire Management

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Fencing Estimates, Listener Question, Important Cow-Calf Traits, Tips for Deciding Important Traits, Fencing, BIF Update

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1:00 Fencing Estimates

2:40 Listener Question

10:15 Important Cow-Calf Traits

14:15 Tips for Deciding Important Traits

17:20 Fencing

22:10 BIF Update
Beef Improvement
BIF Conference
Beef Improvement Federation

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Dr. Joe McMeniman, Ag Econ Questions, National American Society of Animal Science, Pre-Conditioning Calves, Top Tips for Mid-Summer Pre-Conditioning, Australian Issues

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1:00 Dr. Joe McMeniman – Meat & Livestock Australia Feedlot Project Manager

2:30 Ag Economic Questions

7:30 National American Society of Animal Science Meeting

11:45 Pre-Conditioning Calves

17:00 Top 5 Tips for Mid-Summer Pre-Conditioning

18:45 Australian Issues

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Pink Eye, County Fair, Top Tips for Going to the County Fair, Transition Plans, Heat Stress

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4:20 Pink Eye

10:10 County Fair

13:45 Top 9 Tips for Going to the County Fair

16:00 Transition Plans

25:25 Heat Stress

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Hy-Plains Conference, Listener Question, Top Tips for New Producers, Invasive Species, Top Traits for Beef Cows, Transition Plan Poll

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1:30 Hy-Plains Feedyard Conference

9:45 Listen Question: New Cattle Producers

13:25 Top 10 Tips for New Beef Producers

16:15 Invasive Species

20:10 Top Traits for Beef Cows

25:30 Transition Plan Poll Question

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Dr. Ellis, HR Risk, Transition/Estate Plans, Top 5 Areas of Risk & How to Manage, Crisis Communication, Communication Strategies, Fall Brown Calves & Weaning Tips

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1:00 Dr. Ellis, Ag Communications Department Head

4:12 HR Risk

11:24 Transition/Estate Plans

12:58 Top 5 Areas of Risk & How to Manage

14:35 Crisis Communication

18:30 Communication Strategies

21:20 Fall Born Calves & Weaning Tips

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Keep/Cull Poll Question, Livestock Risk Protection, Dr. Larson’s Tanzania Trip, Ag Econ Questions, Institutional Risk, Young Calf Health, Top 5 Health Concerns with Pre-Weaned Calves, Soil Spores, Foot Rot

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1:00 Keep/Cull Poll Question

2:20 Livestock Risk Production

3:40 Dr. Larson’s Tanzania Trip

6:40 Ag Economics Questions

11:00 Institutional Risk

14:45 Young Calf Health

17:30 Top 5 Health Concerns with Pre-Weaned Calves

18:45 Soil Spores

22:20 Foot Rot

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Dr. Dodd, Breeding Season To-do, Moving Calving Season, 7 Tips to Consider when Moving Calving Season, Financial Risk

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1:50 Dr. Dodd and Senior Veterinary Students

9:05 Breeding Season To-do

14:35 Moving Calving Season

19:48 7 Tips to Consider when Moving Calving Season

22:00 Financial Risk

26:40 Announcements

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Ag Economics Question, Listener Question, Top 9 Tips for Bringing in Replacements to Manage Health Risks, Production Risk, What to do with a Cow that has Lost a Calf and Kansas Mesonet Cattle Comfort Index

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3:38 Agricultural Economics Questions

6:20 Listener Question

12:30 Top 9 Tips for Bringing in Replacements to Manage Health Risks

15:00 Production Risk

20:52 What to do with a Cow that has Lost a Calf

27:00 Kansas Mesonet Cattle Comfort Index

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Face and Horn Flies, Risk Management, What to Do After Turning Bulls Out

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2:38 – Face and Horn Flies

12:03 – Risk Management

21:10 – What to Do After Turning Bulls Out

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Veterinary Training Program for Rural Kansas Scholars, Cow/Calf Profitability, Kansas Extension Master Food Volunteers, In the News

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1:15 – Veterinary Training Program for Rural Kansas Scholars

5:28 – Cow/Calf Profitability

9:05 – Kansas Extension Master Food Volunteers

13:58 – In the News

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Kansas Farm Management Association Report, Thin Cows at Breeding Time, Dealing with Injured Forage Base, Interview with Patti Dollarhide, Ear Tagging, Top 6 Things to Know About Anaplasmosis, Upcoming Events

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1:45 – Kansas Farm Management Association Report

9:40 – Thin Cows at Breeding Time

13:05 – Dealing with Injured Forage Base

16:50 – Patti Dollarhide’s Trip to US Roundtable

21:00 – Listener Question – Ear Tagging

24:40 – Top 6 things to Know about Anaplasmosis

  • You can transfer Anaplasmosis Mechanically
  • Biological Vectors
  • Need a VFD to feed tetracycline
  • Anaplasmosis is a Long-term Infection
  • Identify sick cows early
  • Handle sick cows gently

26:32 – Upcoming Events

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Guest Introduction, Spring Lameness in Cattle, Top 5 Tips for Managing Feet and Legs in Bulls, Working Spring Calves, Should I Implant my Cows?

Welcome to Episode 54 of BCI Cattle Chat where we had the opportunity to visit with Senior in Veterinary Medicine, Ellie Minnix!  Please click on the links below to be taken to any sources mentioned in the podcast. Keep an eye out for news about our exciting upcoming guests on both Twitter and Facebook.

2:42 – Introduction of Ellie Minnix

6:25 – Spring Lameness in Cattle

13:05 – Top 5 Tips for Managing Feet and Legs in Bulls

  • It’s a bigger problem than you realize
  • Not everything is foot-rot
  • Check them through breeding season
  • Evaluate genetic components
  • Evaluate well before the breeding season

15:00 – Working Spring Calves – Do we have to use the same injection site?

18:15 – Should I Implant My Cows?

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Top 10 Ways to Improve Grilling this Season, Introduction of Special Guest Sharla Huseman – Kansas Beef Council, Common Questions for Sharla, Ag Census Facts, Kansas Beef Council and BCI Collaborate on Events , Actions to Take as a Producer

Welcome to Episode 53 of BCI Cattle Chat which is sponsored by the Kansas Beef Council! Our special guest on this episode is Sharla Huseman, Director of Marketing for the Kansas Beef Council. Please click on the links below to be taken to any sources mentioned in the podcast. Keep an eye out for news about our exciting upcoming guests on both Twitter and Facebook.

3:10 – BCI CattleChat Checklist – Top 10 Ways to Improve This Year’s Grilling Season

  • Wireless Thermometers
  • Choose Grilling Cuts – For Information on Correct Meat Cuts, visit https://www.kansasbeef.org/
  • Know Your Seasonings
  • Try New Things
  • Share With Others
  • Plan Time Appropriately
  • Be Patient with Charcoal
  • Let Meat Rest
  • Embrace the Process
  • Match Cooking Device

6:05 – Introduction of Sharla Huseman – Director of Marketing for the Kansas Beef Council

10:30 – Common Questions for Sharla

12:49 – Facts from Ag Census

18:55 – Kansas Beef Council and BCI Collaborate on Events

26:35 – What Actions Can I Take to Make a Difference as a Producer?

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