Video programs answer cattle producers? questions

Feb 13, 2009
by WLJ
Video programs answer cattle producers’ questions

The latest information on cattle management and marketing is at producers’ fingertips. North Dakota State University (NDSU) Extension Service specialists and county agents are posting short video programs online weekly to provide cattle producers with information on relevant topics this winter, such as nutrition and calving. The video programs will be on the NDSU North Central Research Extension Center’s (NCREC) home page at

Click on the Cattlemen’s Web Updates link. Each program will be about 10 minutes long. Video topics and the dates they will be available are: Stretching hay supplies—Feb. 17 Calving difficulties— Feb. 24 Preparing for calving— March 3 Calf health and management—March 10 Internal cattle parasites—March 17 “We hope the Cattlemen’s Web Updates will be a convenient means for producers to keep posted about the issues of interest to them,” says John Dhuyvetter, area Extension specialist at NCREC. — WLJ