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Thompson Farm Data A Help To Breeders

by Duane Dailey
Senior Writer
University Extension
Rebuilding the U.S. cow herd numbers takes more than keeping female offspring to breed.
“Managing beef heifers ranks as important as using improved genetics in developing replacements, says David Patterson, University of Missouri-Columbia.
As farmers save heifers to breed for increasing their cow herds, careful attention must be paid to pre-breeding care.
Patterson, beef reproduction specialist with MU Extension told Dent County beef

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