Browsing Cattlemen's Day by Subject "Economics"

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Browsing Cattlemen's Day by Subject "Economics"

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  • Fanning, J.; Marsh, T.; Jones, R. (Kansas State University. Agricultural Experiment Station and Cooperative Extension Service, 2002)
    The effects of beef cow herd inventory management strategies on net income were evaluated in a historical simulation of a representative Kansas beef-cow herd. Constant inventory, counter-cyclical, and dollar-cost ...
  • Simms, D.D.; Marston, T.T. (Kansas State University. Agricultural Experiment Station and Cooperative Extension Service, 1990)
    Cost/return analyses of 56 Kansas cow/calf operations were summarized to determine the major factors influencing 1987 and 1988 cow herd profitability. Gross returns and costs on a per cow unit basis were extremely variable. ...
  • Lynch, J.M.; Houghton, P.L.; Corah, L.R.; Stokka, G.L. (Kansas State University. Agricultural Experiment Station and Cooperative Extension Service, 1997)
    In October, 1995, 3,565 head of freshly weaned, British-breed calves were received into a weaning facility in southwest Nebraska. Calves were determined to be preconditioned if they had received both viral an d ...
  • Lynch, J.M.; Lamb, G.C.; Corah, L.R.; Grieger, David M. (Kansas State University. Agricultural Experiment Station and Cooperative Extension Service, 1997)
    A commercial heifer development operation purchased 483 weanling Angus × Hereford heifers from 11 sources. Heifers were fed a common silage-based diet through an initial developmental period and retained or culled based ...
  • Schalles, R.R.; Martin, L.C.; Zoellner, K.O. (Kansas State University. Agricultural Experiment Station and Cooperative Extension Service, 1990)
    In a computer simulation based on KSU data, cattle bred and managed to be moved directly from weaning to feedlot and slaughtered at a young age produced the greatest profit. Cattle that were too small or too large and ...