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2022 Three State Beef Conference

2022 Three State Beef Conference

Area beef producers should make plans to attend the annual Three-State Beef Conference that is scheduled for January 11, 12 and 13, 2022 with locations in Iowa, Missouri, and Nebraska. The Three-State Beef Conference is designed to give beef cattle producers and others in the beef industry in Iowa, Missouri, and Nebraska a regular update on current sire, cow-calf, and economic topics. All sessions will be held during the evening to help accommodate producers who work off the farm during the day.

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 Upcoming BQA Training - Beatrice

Upcoming BQA Training - Beatrice

CONTACT: Jesse Fulton, BQA Director, 308-633-0158, jesse.fulton@unl.edu

Beef Quality Assurance certification offered in December across Nebraska

Nebraska Extension and Nebraska Beef Quality Assurance will be offering Beef Quality Assurance Certification across the state from December 13-15.

Jesse Fulton, Director of Nebraska Beef Quality Assurance (BQA), will be presenting the latest on the Nebraska BQA program and certifying producers in BQA and BQA Transportation (BQAT).

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Upcoming BQA Training - Ithaca

Upcoming BQA Training - Ithaca

CONTACT: Jesse Fulton, BQA Director, 308-633-0158, jesse.fulton@unl.edu

Beef Quality Assurance certification offered in December across Nebraska

Nebraska Extension and Nebraska Beef Quality Assurance will be offering Beef Quality Assurance Certification across the state from December 13-15.

Jesse Fulton, Director of Nebraska Beef Quality Assurance (BQA), will be presenting the latest on the Nebraska BQA program and certifying producers in BQA and BQA Transportation (BQAT).

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Supplementing Cows on Cornstalks

Supplementing Cows on Cornstalks

In the wintertime when cattle are grazing cornstalks, they are often lacking the required nutritional content to meet maintenance requirements. This along with cold weather stress can cause loss of condition. During this time, it is essential to know the quality and quantity of available cornstalks and body condition score of cows grazing cornstalks. This information should be analyzed, then utilized to create a supplementation program, if necessary.

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