BCI Cattle Chat

By BCI Cattle Chat

Listen to professionals from the Beef Cattle Institute talk about hot topics in today’s beef cattle industry.

  1. 1.
    Cost of open cows, treating calf scours, mud muck enterotoxemia
    29:37
  2. 2.
    Stump the Experts, Prevention Calf Scours, Colostrum Follow-Up, Bull Spring Training
    29:49
  3. 3.
    Synchronization Programs in Heifers, Cold Stress Management, Sustainability in Grasslands
    29:48
  4. 4.
    Eric Atkinson, Technology for Information, Ag Innovations, Trends in Information Gathering
    26:50
  5. 5.
    Breeding and Heterogeneity, Colostrum, International Trade, Bull Social Introduction
    28:52
  6. 6.
    Traceability, CattleTrace Pilot Project and Memberships
    30:54
  7. 7.
    Winter Lice, Growing Calf Rations, Cash Marketing of Fed Cattle, Providing Minerals
    33:29
  8. 8.
    Post-Calving Breeding, Replacement Heifers, Pointers for New Operations, Rotational Grazing Fencing Options
    28:13
  1. 9.
    Monitoring BCS, Breeding Fall Cows, Cow Size and Profitability, Polio
    29:35
  2. 10.
    Grazing Soybean Stubble, Fescue Toxicity and Vasodilators, Cover Crops to Use Nitrogen in Dry Lot, Winter Water Mineral Supplementation
    25:42
  3. 11.
    Thin Cow Management, Cull Cow Sales, Feeding During Pregnancy, Year End Analysis
    29:11
  4. 12.
    Foot Problems, Fall Calf Health Issues, Screw Claws, Shelter and Cows in Pasture
    28:39
  5. 13.
    Vaccine Handling, Livestock Financing, Pregnancy Concerns, Value of Land
    31:17
  6. 14.
    Pregnancy Checking, Feeding Equipment, Thin Cow Management, Listener Question
    32:29
  7. 15.
    Antibiotic Use, Variable Costs, Average Age of Farmers, Vaccinating Cows
    28:07
  8. 16.
    KFMA Data, Grazing Crop Residue, Listener Question, More Resources
    30:08
  9. 17.
    KFMA Cattle Data Report, Planning Hay Feeding, Listener Question, Weaning Final Exam
    29:13
  10. 18.
    Ask the expert, mental health, animal handling facilities, winter water management
    33:39
  11. 19.
    Grazing control, feeding steers at home, tips for finishing a few calves, Veterinary Practice Sustainability Committee
    32:29
  12. 20.
    Meet Fred Gingrich, 2020 AABP Conference Updates, Biggest Issues in the Cattle Industry
    30:03
  13. 21.
    First Frost, Conversations with Your Lender, Strategies for Talking with Your Lender, Cow Culling Management, Winter Grazing
    27:03
  14. 22.
    Job Satisfaction Data, Capturing Value on Calves, Tips for Capturing Value on Calves, Dry Lot vs Pasture Calving, Death Loss Data
    28:33
  15. 23.
    Anaplasmosis, Newly Weaned Calves, Tips for Evaluating Disease in Newly Weaned Calves, New Technology
    26:16
  16. 24.
    BQA Certification, Remodeling Handling Facilities, BQA’s Role in Processing Calves, Biosecurity with BQA
    23:33
  17. 25.
    Fall Calving, Top Differences Between Fall and Spring Calving, LRP Questions, Alternative Feedstuffs
    25:24
  18. 26.
    Stump the Expert, Low Stress Weaning, Tips for Managing Low Stress Weaning, Livestock Risk Protection Tools
    25:55
  19. 27.
    Stump the Expert, Pre-Conditioning, Top Preventative Health Tips for Pre-Conditioning, BQA Tips for Weaning, Early Preg-Checks
    26:05
  20. 28.
    Fall Grazing, Tips for Fall Grazing, Johnson Grass Questions, Amino Acid Supplementation
    28:06
  21. 29.
    Pinkeye, Understanding EPDs, Tips for Reading EPDs, Telemedicine
    28:24
  22. 30.
    Stump the Expert, General Economic Status, Big Issues in Rural Practice, Opportunities in Rural Practice
    28:15
  23. 31.
    Stump the Expert, Herd Record System, Priorities for Cow/Calf Herd Record System, Rotational Grazing, Feeding Cattle at Home
    28:08
  24. 32.
    Planting Fescue, Hay Storage, Tips for Storing Hay Outside, Foot Rot
    25:31
  25. 33.
    Stump the Expert, Blue Green Algae Questions, Summer Pre-Weaning Pneumonia, Early Weaning, Vesticular Stomatitis
    29:35
  26. 34.
    Creep Feeding, Top Tips for Creep Feeding, Blue Green Algae Concerns, Heat & Transporting Cattle
    23:52
  27. 35.
    Monitoring Water, Culling Bulls, Top Considerations for Culling Bulls, Heat & Breeding, Your Calf & His Developing Rumen
    30:02
  28. 36.
    Meet Myriah Johnson, Stump the Expert, Sustainability Impact on You, Tips for Managing Sustainability on Your Operation, Current Sustainability Research Focus
    30:03
  29. 37.
    Stump the Expert, Direct Beef Marketing, Top Considerations for Direct Marketing Beef, Pinkeye, Pulling Bulls from the Breeding Pasture
    31:03
  30. 38.
    Gabby’s Questions, Water Consumption, Top Water Management Considerations for Summer, Fly Control, Hay Management
    27:55
  31. 39.
    Dustin Questions, Listener Question, Legume Bloat, Top Ways to Prevent and Manage Legume Bloat, Price Risk Management
    28:32
  32. 40.
    Meet Jeanette Thurston, Dustin Questions, New Consumer Behaviors, Top Post-Pandemic Consumer Behaviors, Food Security
    29:20
  33. 41.
    Student’s Perspective on COVID, Meet Dr. Matthew Kelso, VTPRK Program, FAVC Program
    24:07
  34. 42.
    Vaccine Handling Quiz, In Season BSE, Top Items to Check In Season for Successful Breeding, Predicting/Monitoring Weather, In the News
    27:50
  35. 43.
    Dustin Questions, Supply Chain Disruption, Spring Processing of Calves, Top Considerations for Processing Calves, Listener Questions
    29:35
  36. 44.
    Calving Timing, Optimizing Cow Size, Tips for Determining Optimum Cow Size in Your Operation, Burning Management, Listener Question
    28:12
  37. 45.
    Pre-harvest Pathogen Control, Future Trends in Food Safety, Top Future Trends in Food Safety, Listener Question
    30:24
  38. 46.
    Heifer CONSULT, Getting Cows Bred Early, Tips for Getting Cows Bred Early, Sync Protocols, Listener Question
    26:30
  39. 47.
    Beef Prices Up, Cattle Prices Down, Grazing Management and Pasture Turnout, Top Recommendations for Transitioning Cows to Grass, Grass Tetany
    25:34
  40. 48.
    Dustin Questions, Disease Response/Traceability in the Age of COVID 19, Incoming Bull Management Biosecurity, Tips for Bringing New Bulls Into Your Operation, Listener Question
    27:26
  41. 49.
    COVID Responses, KLA Update, Managing a Business During a Crisis, Tips for Managing a Business In a Crisis, Opportunities Post Crisis
    28:52
  42. 50.
    Contracted tendons in calves, Separate replacements from herd, Accounting for depreciation in a budget, Dwarfism in young calves, Gestation length and calf size, Calving timing and production efficiency, Biggest changes in beef industry, Keys to cow-calf profitability, Favorite part of the podcast
    44:22

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