Managing Cattle Through Winter Weather Conditions

Winter weather conditions often present challenges to cattle managers in the Northern Plains (and upper Midwest). Although we can’t alter the weather, there are management steps that can be taken to help maintain cattle health and performance. Bedding Providing bedding is the most useful tool to improve cattle comfort, especially in outside yards. Bedding helps […]

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Harsh Weather Affects Cattle Performance

The following article written by Zen Miller, UW Extension Ag Agent in Outagamie County recently appeared in the Wisconsin Agriculturist as part of the UW Extensions Beef Series of Articles.  It features timely information on managing cattle through tough winter weather. Poor cattle performance can be attributed more to muddy conditions, harsh wind and wet […]

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