Managing a beef cattle herd involves caring for the cattle, working with available forages, supervising family and non-family labor, marketing calves and cull animals, and dealing with countless other aspects that require up-to-date information and time-tested strategies. Herd management articles address many of the challenges that face cattle producers as they work to preserve their land, their business, and their way of life.

Cold Weather Concerns

Kansas Farm Management Association Cow-Calf Breeding and Calving Summary

Monitoring Winter Body Condition


2019 & 2020 Survey Summary- Preconditioning Practices

Nutritional Aspects of Cattle Health

Health Risk when Purchasing Cattle

Heat Stress and Considerations for Fair and Show Season


Liver Flukes

Internal Parasites

Lead Poisoning

Research and Innovation

Animal Welfare and Consumer Relations

Use of a BVD Management Tool: BVD CONSULT

Networking in the beef industry

Designing a Trichomoniasis (Trich) control plan to meet the specific needs of your ranch using Trich CONSULT

Bull Management

Reproductive Management of Beef Cattle Herds

Record Keeping

Role of your veterinarian in your business