Tuesday, November 1, 2016FARMINGTON, Mo. – The first Show-Me-Select Replacement Heifer sale of the fall season sold 117 head for an average of $1,518.
Thursday, October 13, 2016COLUMBIA, Mo. – Proven replacement heifers build genetics in beef herds. They increase future calf value from the herd.
Thursday, September 22, 2016SPICKARD, Mo. – “As beef prices drop, improved genetics gain value,” Dave Patterson told Thompson Farm visitors Tuesday, Sept. 20.
Monday, February 29, 2016FORSYTH, Mo. – Beef calves born early in the calving season are worth more. Ranch records show those economics. Research from the University of Missouri Thompson Farm shows how to get more calves born early in the season.
Thursday, August 2, 2012COLUMBIA, Mo – Some heat-stressed cows are delivering premature calves, ahead of normal fall-calving season.
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