Advancing Beef with BCRC

In this Coffee Row Series, The Beef Cattle Research Council will examine science and economic-based production advice for beef producers and other beef-related research news that help dispel popular myths.


ADVANCING BEEF WITH BCRC ARTICLES

Good Records Help Guide Efficient Production & Profitabiility Say Producers

Good Records Help Guide Efficient Production & Profitabiility Say Producers

Keeping good records regarding livestock helps track and determine processess which increase may factors up to and including production and profitability ...
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Canadian Beef Industry's Water Footprint Is Shrinking

Canadian Beef Industry’s Water Footprint Is Shrinking

A Beef Cluster study led by the University of Manitoba’s Dr. Getahun Legesse Gizaw is measuring how the environmental footprint of Canada’s beef industry is changing ...
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3 Tips for Swath & Bale Grazing

3 Tips for Swath & Bale Grazing

Your livestock are both an asset and your livelihood. What is best for them, is what's best for your production and is reflected in the quality of beef. Is extending the grazing season the solution your looking for? ...
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What Beef Producers Need to Know About Environmental Footprint

What Beef Producers Need to Know About Environmental Footprint

The environmental research shows that the footprint has decreased over the years. See what factors have allowed the environmental impact to shrink ...
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Based on 2017 Calf Prices, How Much Did Last Summer's Cows in Ideal Condition Earn?

Based on 2017 Calf Prices, How Much Did Last Summer’s Cows in Ideal Condition Earn?

Keeping your cows in ideal condition through body condition scoring can lead to greater feeding management ...
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Economics of Preg-Checking: A 2017 Update

Economics of Preg-Checking: A 2017 Update

When prices and costs fluctuate, how do you decide whether or not to preg-check? Find out in this Beef Cattle Research Council article ...
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Copper Deficiency Takes Heavy Toll

Copper Deficiency Takes Heavy Toll

Garret Hill couldn’t figure out what was wrong. Conception rates among cows & heifers on his family’s central SK ranch were declining. Find out why, and how your herd might also be affected ...
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Different Approaches For Winter Management of Heifers

Different Approaches For Winter Management of Heifers

Beef producers know that replacement and first calf heifers need some extra attention, especially heading into and over winter. See how beef producers are using this knowledge in their own farming operations and how you can too ...
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The Beef Cattle Research Council (BCRC) is Canada’s industry-led funding agency for beef, cattle and forage research.

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