Corn grazing is about finding right balance

Trials compare different corn allocations to make sure grazing cattle obtain the correct amount of nutrition and fibre

LANIGAN, Sask. — How do you manage the behaviour of cattle if they’re always going to eat their dessert first? It’s a question of balance, said Breanna Anderson, a University of Saskatchewan graduate student who is looking for answers at the Western Beef Development Centre near Lanigan. “We’re trying to create a balanced diet because […] Read more

VIDEO: Self-motivated, self-serving tub mixer saves time

The twin auger tub grinder hauls more feed in less time, and driver safety is increased because functions are controlled from the cab

FARGO, N.D. — There are only five prototype SPSL30T grinders is existence, but they’re already creating a stir in the mixing industry. Built by Supreme International in Wetaskiwin, Alta., the unique feeding machines are designed to load, grind, mix, deliver and dump at an unprecedented rate. SP designates self-propelled, SL designates self-loading and 30T designates […] Read more