The chicken and the egg seem like such an age-old conundrum and one which many find themselves trying to solve. How does this silly chicken apply to cattle production? To be honest, I relate this same analogy to calving and re-breeding. Do we worry more about just getting a live calf? Or do we better prepare our females for the next season and trusting that she lays down and does her job? Really, it’s all about the numbers, percent conception, number of live calves on the ground and then zeros on the ends of our checks! Check out this article that talks these critical numbers and how we can make the most of this fall season.
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