Tuesday, February 20, 2024

Just thinking or saying you’re sustainable isn’t good enough.

As we get ready for preweaning shots and deworming, I think these calves are in the homestretch.

If you make a living on a ranch, that's a success. Just living on a ranch is a success. Heck, just taking one more...

“You get what you pay for” is a saying that often assumes limitations.

Take another look at your cattle. Get out your records and take a deeper look. You think they're the right kind, but you may...

Cows can't do math, but their owners should at least do some counting. From financial balance sheets to stocking rates, a precise inventory is...

Miranda Reiman encourages Black Ink readers tomake the changes that are most applicable to their farm and stand to do the most good.
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There are things beef farmers are already doing well and areas where they need to do better. Miranda Reiman shares her thoughts in her recent column.

When making decisions, weigh the evidence carefully.

A manager of the smallest herd can still use most of the science and animal husbandry of a large, commercial ranch.