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Eyes on expansion: Upper Midwest looks to increase beef cow numbers, but challenges remain

April 10, 2014 in Uncategorized

CLIFFORD — The delivery went smoothly, and both mother and newly born bull calf are doing well. The cow, maternal instincts on overdrive, licks the calf fervently. Her son, ungainly but determined, tries to struggle to his feet in the straw-covered…continue reading on

Ranchers weather storm while calving: Photo of Halliday rancher carrying calf goes viral

April 15, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

Where there are high winds and knee-deep snow, it is no place for a newborn to come into the world.
But those are elements that cannot be avoided during calving season as was the case last weekend and farmers and ranchers must act to save their herds.
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North Dakota ranchers brave cold calving season

March 25, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

BISMARCK North Dakota ranchers are braving cold weather to care for their cattle during calving season. Continue Reading

‘Perfect calving weather’ in Dickinson area

February 23, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

Cattle experts say now is a prime time for calving.
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