4 months ago
Buy 25 Pregnant Cows in Year 1
Produced Approximately 18 Calves. Given a 70% pregnancy rate from the 25 bred cows. 8 Cows re-bred via AI and clean up bull.
Approximately 6 calves born in Oct/Nov From Calving Group 1
8 Cows that were not bred in the first round are now bred for the spring calving season via AI and Clean up Bull. Calving group 2
6 Calves from calving group 2 are produced. 7 replacement Calves are kept in the herd. 11 finished cattle are sent to market. At this point any older/ unhealthy cattle are culled.
Replacement females bred for fall calving season as well as some older cows that have produced favorable offspring. Calving group 1
6 Calves born in fall calving season from calving group 1
Replacement heifer/cow calving group 2 bred for spring calving season.
11 Finished Cattle Sent to slaughter 7 Replacement hefiers kept in the herd cull cows on there 4 or < calf Replace Clean up Bull 5 Calves Produced from calving group 2
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