Low-Moisture Blocks Bring Cows Back to Range

Lizzy Schultz

A solution has arrived for cow and calf operations that struggle with range cows who refuse leave the comforts of an adjacent riparian area to graze on lower quality forage: research is showing that low-moisture block supplements, such as Ridley Block’s BioBarrel®, are incredible long term attractants, with greater success than range cakes, and are helping producers by allowing their …

Alltech, Beef, Cattle, Grazing, Nutrition, Ranches, Research, Supplements

Grazing Lands Conference to Focus on Innovation

Jamie Johansen

The upcoming 6th National Conference on Grazing Lands Dec. 13-16, 2015, in Grapevine, Texas is hosted by the National Grazing Lands Coalition. The conference brings together people who are passionate about innovation and the exchange of ideas, as well as information on grazing land environmental and economic practices and issues. One of several agriculture industry innovators that will be featured …

Ag Group, Cattle, Grazing, Livestock, Water

Announcing 6th National Conference on Grazing Lands

Kelly Marshall

Conference organizers expect more than 1,200 ranchers, land managers, researchers, professors, public officials, conservationists and students to attend the 6th National Conference on Grazing Lands.  The event will be held December 13-16, 2015 at the Hyatt Regency DFW near Grapevine, Texas.  The focus will be grazing land environmental an economic practices and issues. “We are excited about bringing this renowned …

Ag Group, environment, Events, Grazing

New Website Helps Cattlemen Grow More Grass

Jamie Johansen

Dow AgroSciences has launched a new website to boost rangeland and pasture production. RangeAndPasture.com stems from the growth and expansion of cattle operations across the country. “When grain prices skyrocketed, it reminded producers about the value of forages,” explains Whitney Murphy, Dow AgroSciences Range & Pasture product manager. “High grain prices also converted thousands of acres away from grazing. We’re …

Agribusiness, Cattle, Grazing, Land