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How to Choose Your Replacement Heifers

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Bred heifer. Photo by Aaron Berger This is the time of year when many folks are choosing their repla
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Kathy worked with the Bureau of Land Management for 12 years before founding Livestock for Landscapes in 2004. Her twelve years at the agency allowed her to pursue her goal of helping communities find ways to live profitably AND sustainably in their environment. She has been researching and working with livestock as a land management tool for over a decade. When she's not helping farmers, ranchers and land managers on-site, she writes articles, and books, and edits videos to help others turn their livestock into landscape managers.

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  1. Phil Rowland says:

    Pick your potential heifers at calving time. Then you can look at the structure, doability, feet, disposition, bag and a host of other negative or positive attributes of the mother. Then put in a different colour of tag indicating possible keep or definite cull.

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