Winter feeding season plays a big role in livestock performance. It’s also one of the most important factors in how your bottom line stacks up. As you prepare for this critical season, here are several considerations that can help you strike a balance between productivity and cost management.
Your workload before, during and after harvest rivals any other time of year. The right midsize tractor can help you get more done more efficiently. And that’s important, whether you’re harvesting this year’s crop or readying fields for next year’s.
If putting up corn silage signals the start of your harvest season, then it’s time to start monitoring your fields and getting your harvesting equipment ready. Once the crop reaches the dent stage, the window for optimal silage production can close quickly.
As we near the point in the haying season when you begin to plan your last cuttings of the season, it’s also a good time to consider evaluating hayfields for next year.
Learn about what makes the Case IH compact Farmall C series tractors a perfect fit for all types of jobs on your farm.
Pick the right tool for the job. If you’ve heard it once, you’ve likely heard it too many times. But the saying holds true nearly every day across your farm — especially when it comes to tractors. The Case IH line of compact Farmall® C series deluxe tractors gives you the perfect tool for all kinds of jobs. (more…)
Like most farmers these days, you’re keeping a close eye on costs. If you raise livestock, you know feed is your largest expense. Did you also know that ramping up your hay quality can help reduce those expenses? It all starts with a little time, timeliness and, of course, some good fortune. (more…)
From high-quality dairy hay to horse hay or the grass hay that feeds the country’s expanding cow herd, a timely harvest is good for your livestock, your hay-buying customers and your bottom line. Now is the time to spend some time with your hay equipment and in your hayfields. (more…)
Between analyzing last year’s results and planning for the upcoming growing season, it sometimes can be tough to keep track of the present. But making time to manage and monitor those out-of-sight, out-of-mind aspects of your operation can pay off in time and dollars this spring. (more…)
As one of the year’s most-anticipated industry events, The National Cattlemen’s Beef Association’s Cattle Industry Convention has earned its reputation as a place to learn, make and renew acquaintances, and set the course for success. (more…)