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Calving season considerations

NDSU Animal Sciences

this winter’s weather has many producers considering moving calving season back or changing calving seasons all together. however, the easy decision in this process is keeping your bulls locked up a few weeks or a month longer than your usual turnout date. before you do that, be sure you have thought through all of the ramifications of the decision. changing calving date is not something that should be taken lightly or be done without a thorough analysis of your operation. a change in calving date will affect all aspects of your ranching operation. here are a few things to consider relative to changing calving date.

this winter’s weather has many producers considering moving calving season back or changing calving seasons all together. however, the easy decision in this process is keeping your bulls locked up a few weeks or a month longer than your usual turnout date. before you do that, be sure you have thought through all of the ramifications of the decision. changing calving date is not something that should be taken lightly or be done without a thorough analysis of your operation. a change in calving date will affect all aspects of your ranching operation. here are a few things to consider relative to changing calving date.

this winter’s weather has many producers considering moving calving season back or changing calving seasons all together. however, the easy decision in this process is keeping your bulls locked up a few weeks or a month longer than your usual turnout date. before you do that, be sure you have thought through all of the ramifications of the decision. changing calving date is not something that should be taken lightly or be done without a thorough analysis of your operation. a change in calving date will affect all aspects of your ranching operation. here are a few things to consider relative to changing calving date.