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Thoughtful Tuesday – Heifers are a Pain!

lily with calf

There’s something to be said for experience. This is truly applicable to cows. The frustration of heifers is something I seem to go through every year. Even if there are no issues, I fret about what issues could come up. Heifers don’t know what the heck they are doing. They jump all over each other, even if none are in… Read more »

Is This An Ethical Way To Make $ In the Cattle Industry?

A random picture of heifers snagged off Google. What if 20% of these heifers wouldn't breed?

Sustainability and profitability, that are what I’m “big” on. So when I learn of something that is hurting fellow ranchers, just so someone can make a buck, I get a little upset. I wanted to share one of those things that just irk me. Irk is putting it mildly. Frankly, I was so angry when I learned of it that… Read more »