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By Scott Stinnett
Area Extension Agent 

Extension Spotlight

Beef breeding season preparation

 

April 28, 2021



As calving season ends, producers roll into preparing for breeding season of the cow herd. A few things to keep in mind can help make breeding season more successful.

Choose your breeding program

There are multiple options for breeding season. Producers should consider which one fits their operation both financially and with time available. Many producers prefer using natural service. It is the least use of labor and handling of cattle through the chute. Estrus synchronization gives producers the opportunity to use natural service, artificial insemination or a combination of both but...



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