Category Archives: Animal Science
Each feed label has to list if there are any non-protein nitrogen sources in the feed.
The feeding directions are very important and contain feeding rate information.
Learn more about crude protein, fat, fiber and other feed nutrients.
Both young and mature cows need different types of sizes of pelleted feeds.
Range mineral nutrition is one of the most challenging aspects of cow nutrition.
Get an accurate weight of hay bales and have a sample of hay evaluated by Texas A&M or other sources to determine cost and nutritional quality.
The success of any supplementation program depends on the quality and quantity of the forage that is being supplemented.
It is important to make the best decisions regarding nutrition in a cow and calf enterprise because nutrition is one of the top three expenses.
Typically in a range cow operation, protein will often be the first limiting nutrient.
Teach your cattle to accept pressure.
Dr. Dennis Sigler, Horse Specialist, Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service talks about assessing energy status of your performance horse.