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Today’s high-def cameras are a definite boon for cattle producers

Beef 911: There’s a long list of uses for these crystal clear images, whether from stationary or drone-mounted cameras

Technology has advanced with regards to monitoring the health of our cattle, both at calving time and on pasture. I’ve heard a few presentations, witnessed demonstrations, and have seen use of advanced cameras in the last year at two operations I deal with during calving season. Here are my impressions of them as well. Video […] Read more

Hands-on synchronization programs have many benefits

Beef 911: Some suggestions for running a successful AI program for beef cattle

We have come a long way from the synchronization programs of one shot of prostaglandins, observation, and breeding according to heat. Prostaglandins are still a very useful tool in combination with other drugs and intravaginal devices containing progesterone. Many of you will have seen the numerous protocols put out for synchronization — American Breeders Service […] Read more