Buying Vs. Raising Replacement Heifers
- Date of Publication
- January 25, 2022
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When deciding on the best strategy for replacing heifers, beef cattle producers should weigh several factors. This publication discusses several such issues including:Current and future market pricesHerd sizePasturesFacilities and management levelEconomicsHerd healthCow genetic baseCrossbreeding systemsCalving difficulty(5 pages)
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