OSU Beef Extension provides a variety of programs and resources for beef cattle producers.
Receiving & Feedlot
By Eric A. DeVuyst, Hannah Shear and Derrell Peel. Evaluate the financial stress associated with replacement heifer purchases financed with debt with a stress analysis spreadsheet.
By Brian R. Williams, Eric DeVuyst, Derrell S. Peel, Kellie Curry Raper. Learn about the probability of success with calf value-added management practices.
This circular describes dry matter intake, protein, and energy needs of various classes of beef cattle.
Learn about the effect that extended stocker grazing has on wheat and stocker profits.
An explanation as to why first hollow stem is the best time to remove cattle from a wheat pasture and clarification that points to when this timing occurs.
Learn about various factors that influence the performance of feeder cattle such as Bos indicus and pregnancy at placement and how it impacts average daily gain.
For a successful relationship between the owner and caretaker there are many elements that should be present and considered.
By Joel Jackson. Learn about custom beef processing and the various factors that affect the yield that will be produced.