Your source for beef cattle educational updates from the Alabama Cooperative Extension System Animal Science and Forage Team
Interested in beef cattle programs coming to your part of the state? Check out the link above for information on upcoming events!
Follow the link above to enroll in this series of self-paced lessons for cattle production management strategies in the Southeast.
Beef Basics iBook Now Available
Visit the Apple iBooks store to download this great resource! This book provides an overview of beef cattle management practices in the Southeast USA.
Apple iTunes Store - Beef Basics by Alabama Extension
Held the second Wednesday of every month at 10:00 AM CST. Click the link above for full schedule and connection information.
Drought Management Resources
Alabama Commodity Feed List
Timely Information - Protein Supplementation: Natural vs. Non-Protein Nitrogen Sources
Timely Information - Dealing with Hot, Dry Conditions in Beef Operations
Timely Information - Drought Monitoring Resources for Cattle Producers
Timely Information - Alternative Feeds for Beef Cattle During Drought
Timely Information - Tax Implications of Selling Cattle During Times of Drought
Need ARPAS or Certified Crop Advisor CEUs? The following ACES Programs are now approved for credit!
2016 Animal Science and Forage Webinar Series - 5 ARPAS CEUs
Agent In-Service Training Opportunities
Beef Cattle News
Two related documents AgEconTI- Tax Implications of Drought sales.pdf Drought Sales of Livestock... more
As Alabama continues to experience drought conditions across the state, many cattle producers are thinking about how they can economically feed cattle through the winter... more
This list contains contact information for potential commercially available feed resources for cattle producers in the Southeast
Slowly, the earth loses its
Row crops don’t make it to harvest or their yields are reduced... more
As Alabama continues with below average rainfall and above average temperatures, the drought is taking its toll on the pastures and hayfields... more
This Timely Information sheet provides strategies for providing protein supplements to beef cattle
The cattle industry in Alabama is experiencing a very challenging year in 2016
The record prices we (along... more
This Timely Information Sheet provides an overview of potential forage management considerations during extended periods of dry weather
It would be nice if we could be done with fall armyworms for the year
But they will... more
Now that we are in the third month of the 2016 outbreak of fall armyworms, it has been necessary to treat some fields more than... more