Minimizing Hay Waste, Balancing Act, Overseeding Legumes, Joint and Navel Ill

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2:41 Minimizing hay waste

8:20 Balancing act: working on the farm and town

13:25 Overseeding legumes

17:21 Joint and navel ill

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Low Stress Facilities, AABP Vaccine Guidelines, Old World Bluestem, Mud Control

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4:27 Low stress facilities

8:17 AABP vaccine guidelines

13:08 Listener question: old world bluestem

18:08 Mud control

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Tracking Technology, Cover Crops, Supplementing Heifers Over the Winter, Dehydration in Calves

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1:13 Tracking technology

3:05 Listener question: cover crops

10:00 Supplementing heifers over the winter

17:26 Dehydration in calves

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Prep for Calving Season, Water in the Winter, Colostrum Management, Supplementing with Fat

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3:08 Prep for calving season

8:27 Water in the winter

14:22 Colostrum management

21:56 Supplementing with fat

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Sorting Hay and Calves, New Diagnostic Test for BRD, Listener Question

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3:15 Follow up from last week: sorting hay and calves

10:08 New diagnostic test for BRD

16:03 Listener question: profitability

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Calving Timing, Breeding Heifers, Body Condition Score Timing

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4:15 Calving timing

11:24 Breeding heifers

18:12 BCS timing

Special Guest: Dr. Anne Koontz, Senior Research Scientist

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KLA/ AVC Conferences, Beef/ Dairy Cross Topics, Differences Between AIP and BRD, How to Get Back into the Beef Industry

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4:45 KLA/ AVC Conferences

7:24 Beef/ dairy cross topics

12:09 Differences between AIP and BRD

15:56 Listener question: how to get back into the industry

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Crossbreeding in Small Herds, BRD in Calves Post-Weaning, Feeding Hay vs. Continued Grazing, Low Carbon Meat

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3:14 Crossbreeding in small herds

7:52 BRD in calves post-weaning

14:08 Feeding hay vs. continued grazing

21:14 Low carbon meat

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Supply Chain Shortages, Pasture vs. Non-Pasture Feed Costs, Fetal Programming

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1:46 Supply chain shortages

5:28 Pasture vs. non-pasture feed costs

12:18 Listener question: fetal programming

Differences Between High-, Medium-, and Low-Profit Cow-Calf Producers – 2016-2020
Kansas Farm Management Association

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Record Analysis, Culling Pregnant Cows, Different Profit Cow-Calf Operations, Withdrawals

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3:22 Record analysis: what to do with your records?

8:10 Culling pregnant cows

15:00 Differences in high/ medium/ low profit cow-calf operations

23:00 Withdrawals for vaccines or dewormers

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Record Keeping, Weaning Transitions: Free Hay, Product Handling, Research Round-up

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3:20 Record keeping: how to?

6:17 Weaning transitions: free hay?

12:58 Product handling

17:20 Research round-up


Special Guest: Blaine Johnson, Ph.D. Student and BCI Graduate Research Assistant

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Grazing Crop Stubble, Research Round-up: BRD and Pain, Consumer Demand and Cattle Pricing

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3:02 Grazing crop stubble

7:58 Research round-up: BRD and pain

18:35 Consumer demand and cattle pricing


Special Guest: Brian Coffey, associate professor of agricultural economics, and Miriam Martin, Ph.D. student

Links:

Corn Stalk Grazing Calculator | UNL Beef

PRDLeaseSurveySummary2020.pdf (k-state.edu)

Estimating a Value for Corn Stover | Ag Decision Maker (iastate.edu)

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Economic Sustainability of Diagnostic Labs, Parasites and Sustainability, Risk Management and Efficiency in Cattle Pricing

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2:54 Economic sustainability of diagnostic labs

9:29 Listener question: parasites and sustainability

15:15 Risk management and efficiency in cattle pricing


Special Guest: Brian Coffey, associate professor of agricultural economics

Links:

Cattle Feeder and Beef Packer Tradeoffs Across Live Cattle Marketing Methods
Economic Contribution of the ISU Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory

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Big versus Small Packers, Moving Cattle onto Fescue, Rotating Internal Parasite Products

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3:15 Big packers vs small localized packing systems

11:46 Moving cattle to fescue from non-fescue

17:00 Internal parasite treatment: should you rotate the types of products?

Special Guests: Jeba Chelladurai and Brian Herrin, Parasitology at K-State College of Veterinary Medicine

Links:
Tall Fescue Online Monograph
Examining Markets, Transparency, and Prices from Cattle Producer to Consumer
State of the Beef Supply Chain: Shocks, Recovery, and Rebuilding

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Internal Parasites, When to Deworm Calves, Should You Deworm Cows?

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3:14 General thoughts on internal parasites

8:15 When to deworm calves

20:05 Should you deworm cows?

Special Guests: Jeba Chelladurai and Brian Herrin, Parasitology at K-State College of Veterinary Medicine

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Weaning Prep, Listener Question, Transition Diet pt. 2

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2:06 Weaning prep: improving calf performance

9:53 Listener question: estrus synch

17:18 Transition diet part 2 ft. Dr. Twig Marston

Special Guest: Twig Marston- Hubbard Feeds, Division of Alltech

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Measuring Cow Herd Efficiency, Role of Research in Cow-Calf Operations, Transition Diets during Weaning

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4:30 How to measure efficiency in your cow herd?

12:20 Career perspectives: role of research in commercial cow-calf operations

19:28 Post-weaning calf management: transition diets

Special Guest: Twig Marston- Hubbard Feeds, Division of Alltech

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Is It Actually Pinkeye, Acidosis and Semen Production, Grazing Management Plans, Carbon Credits

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3:13 Is it just pinkeye?

8:10 Acidosis and semen production in young bulls

15:52 Grazing management plans

20:41 Carbon credits

Video talked about in the beginning of the podcast!

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Beef Balance Sheet, Bull Management, Grazing Monitoring, Antibiotic Treatment after Non-Response

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3:40 Beef balance sheet

10:30 Bull management

18:19 Grazing monitoring

24:05 Antibiotic treatment after non-response

KSU Stocker Day

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Stress in Cattle, Cow Herd Size Changes, Grazing Monitoring, Antibiotic Wait Time

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3:17 Stress in cattle

10:55 Cow herd size changes

16:57 Grazing monitoring

24:42 Antibiotic wait time

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Post-weaning Cow Management, Traceability in the Cow-Calf Herd, Better Antibiotics, Food Waste Research

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4:26 Post-weaning cow management

9:31 Traceability: what is its place in the cow-calf herd?

15:03 What does better antibiotics mean?

22:25 Food waste research

Cattle Trace

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Research Round-Up, Alternative Marketing, Talent Management and Development, Flooring and Lameness, Anaplasmosis

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0:09 Research round-up with Conrad Schelkopf

10:45 Alternative marketing

17:21 Talent management and development

24:09 Flooring and lameness

30:32 Anaplasmosis

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Grazing Rates, Labor, Solar Panels, Anthrax

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4:58 Kansas grazing rates

9:02 Labor shortage/ automation

14:00 Solar panels and leases

18:23 Is Anthrax more likely in drought conditions?

The report discussed in the podcast: Bluestem Pasture Report 2021 | AgManager.info

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Pond Management, Invest in your Herd, Reducing Shrinkage, Weaning and Cow Health

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4:28 Pond management

8:58 How to invest in your herd?

19:12 Listener Question: reducing shrinkage

26:21 Listener question: weaning and cow health

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Rabies in Cattle, Choice vs. Select, Research Roundup, Blackleg, Invest in your Herd

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4:03 Rabies in cattle

10:20 Choice vs. select and changes over time

20:10 Research Roundup: Lilli Heinen

23:17 Blackleg

30:20 Options to invest in your herd

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